Pesticide Training & Consulting

NY Category  Credits/Units
                 5A           3.25
              5B           2.75 

NJ Category  Credits/Units
                 5                08          
                   8B             08            

PA Category  Credits
                  PC               4
                  09                4
                  16                5
                  18               10
                  23                9
                  24                2      

CT will honor this class, and credits will be given.

Aquatic Plants & Insects

Algae in Swimming Pools
Identification, Control, Safety
Yellow, Black, Green and Pink Algae
Maintaining Pool Equipment, Handling and Storing Pool Chemicals

European Water Chestnut

Description, Biology, Impact, Control


 Description, Biology, Range, Look-Alikes, Control

Aquatic Plant ID

American Pondweed, Bladderwort, Coontail, Curlyleaf Pondweed, Sago Pondweed, Elodea, Eurasian Watermilfoil,    Variable-Leaf Milfoil, Slender Naiad, Southern Naiad, Spiny Naiad, Fanwort, Water Buttercup, Waterstargrass, Wild Celery

Floating Plants - Duckweed, White Water-Lily, Spatterdock

Emergent Plants - Arrowhead, Bulrush, Burreed, Cattail, Common Reed, Japanese Knotweed, Purple Loosestrife

Adult Mosquito Anatomy
Characteristics, Biology & Identification
- Asian Tiger Mosquito, Yellow Fever Mosquito,
Culex - Northern House Mosquito
Anopheles - North American Malaria Mosquito

Mosquito Control and Larval Habitats Identification
Management Straegies - Larval Dipper Counts, Habitats -  Running water - Transient water
Woodland ponds - Fresh floodwateres - Tidal floodwaters
Permanent water
- Freshwater swamp - Polluted water - Containers, Sample Scoop, Adult Trapping
         Water Management - Larvicides, Adulticides, Biological - Personal                                            
Mosquito Borne Diseases
Malaria, Yellow Fever, Dengue, LaCrosse Encephalitis,
Eastern Equine Encephalitis, Western Equine Encephalitis, St. Louis Encephalitis,
Chikungunya Virus, Zika Virus, West Nile Disease, Heartworm