EB-6043: Managing Imported Fire Ants in Urban Areas
fire ants ground water contamination information sheet

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Publication Date: 2006 August
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: EB-6043

Electronic download only.  The imported fire ant is found in much of Texas and across the southeastern U.S. This  publication describes options for managing the pest in specific locations such as home lawns, gardens and buildings. Other topics include fire ant treatment methods, fire ant identification, medical problems, and organizing an area-wide suppression program. There is also a guide to fire ant insecticides.   (20 pp., 25 color photos, 1 map) By: Bastiaan M. Drees