Pest Test Issue 63: June & July 2019

Read through our articles on '2019 state of the nation survey', 'Bird barney' and 'Noisy nuisance or Asian delight?'and answer the questions below:

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1: In the UK Pest Management Survey what % of the average pest professional’s time is spent on prevention/monitoring work?
27% 47%
37% 57%
2: In the same survey, what was identified as the number 1 constraint on effective rodent control?
DIY activities Increasing restrictions on how products can be used
Declining rodenticide range Poor professional practice
3: What do the new individual bird management licences being issued by Natural England cover?
All activities for a single species All activities for all species
A single species at one location A single species for three months
4: When will one of the new Natural England individual bird management licences expire?
Three months after it was issued On 31 December 2019
12 months after it was issued On 29 February 2020
5: How many ring-necked parakeets (Psittacula krameri) does the RSPB estimate now live in the UK?
6,000 600,000
60,000 6,000,000
6: Which new General Licence now covers the ring-necked parakeet (Psittacula krameri)?
GL34 GL35
GL04 GL05



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