Dr Pam Swepson Writer and Researcher.
More rubbish from the National Red Imported Fire Ant Eradication Program Science Team. Dr Wylie and co-authors say genetic analyses and remote sensing technology are crucial to the eradication program. A CSIRO review in 2020 said chasing the wrong genetic type of fire ant has put the program at risk. In 2018 remote sensing technology experts say it...Read More
Independent reviews continually report the National Red Imported Fire Ant Eradication program has never collected reliable and consistent performance data. It has no evidence to support any claims of success. The fact is the fire ant infestation has increased at a steady rate from 40,000ha in 2001 to 650,000ha by the end of 2019. The program...Read More