Accession Number : ADA016931

Title :   A Canopy Penetration Model for Aerially Disseminated Insecticide Spray Released above Coniferous Forests.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : DUGWAY PROVING GROUND UTAH

Personal Author(s) : Grim,Bruce S. ; Barry,John W.

Report Date : AUG 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 81

Abstract : A simple mathematical simulation model has been developed to predict the penetration and vertical distribution of insecticide sprays through coniferous canopies. Input parameters for the model consist of forest characteristics and the wind profile through the canopy.

Descriptors :   *Insecticides, Insect control, Mathematical models, Aerosols, Canopies, Distribution, Penetration, Forests, Wind direction, Sprays

Subject Categories : Forestry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE