Asked in Insects, Ecosystems
How can the use of DDT actually boost an insect population?
Using DDT can actually boost and insect population. This is because DDT only kills certain insects and not other insects. ...
Asked in Birds
What can happen if too many insect eating birds live in a habitat?
Several things can happen if too many insect birds live in an area. Firstly, the insect population will decline greatly. Then, the bird population will begin to decline due to lack of food. ...
Asked in Population
How would the snake and insect populations be affected if the bird population decreased due to humans hunting birds in the area?
Snake population will go down because the food supply is smaller, and insect population will go up because they have fewer predators ...
Asked in Insects
Why does an insecticide that used to work well no longer affect an insect population?
An insecticide that used to work well may no longer affect an insect population if they grow resistant to it. This occurs when some individuals are able to survive, and then pass on their genes to the next generations. ...