For this study we developed a bucket trap
for collecting SWD.
If you're going to leave you bucket trap
unattended, make a number of small holes or slots in the bottom for drainage.
An inverted bucket trap
, on the other hand, typically fails open, allowing steam to escape through the trap.
25), and a bucket trap
(Great Lakes IPM, Vestaburg, Michigan; US$11.
Each bucket trap
consisted of a 25-liter plastic container.
In blocks 6-7, we monitored one bucket trap
per block from 8 Feb to 15 May placed near ends of rows.
On a small island with limited resources, the costs and availability of bucket trap
supplies and the timing of servicing can be major concerns, and in the initial acoustic detection studies conducted in Curacao (Roda et al.
In order to assess the extent of bait-lure synergy associated with Hook RPW, if any, we carried out a second trial consisting of 3 treatments: i) Hook RPW dollop (3 g) in a 5 L 12-window bucket trap
as mentioned above without food bait, ii) food bait (200 g dates) in 1 L water laced with 0.
Clearly, the bucket trap
is the superior GRB trap for use by growers.
Conventional plastic bucket traps
(CTs) (Ajlan & Abdulsalam 2000; Faleiro 2005; Abuagla & Al-Deeb 2012; Fanini et al.
The pitfall traps used provide comparable data to more recently developed above-ground bucket traps
, although mortality may be somewhat higher in the former (Leasure et al.
The zoologists will also lay bucket traps
and distribute leaflets to villagers offering rewards for a Deathworm specimen, which they believe is a giant worm lizard.