Latest Research from the Altizer Lab

 

This page summarizes several current and previous research projects on monarch butterfly parasites from people in the Altizer lab. Click the topic below to see a summary of the study as well as a link to the full paper.

GRASS CUTTING


Our Grounds Maintenance team has all the equipment to mow large and small areas. From private properties and holiday lets to fine turf or rough areas. We have the facilities to collect and recycle the grass, either on or off site.




TURF CARE


Scarifying, moss and thatch removal, decompaction and aerating of turf. Chemical application and spraying of fertilizers and herbicides.




STRIMMING


Strimming large and difficult areas of grass can be hard to do but our Grounds Maintenance team are experienced and trained in carrying out these works. We use personal protective equipment and quality machinery.




HEDGE CUTTING & CLIPPING


Whether it is an ornamental hedge or boundary field hedge, our services include: cutting, clearing and disposing of the clippings on or off site according to your preference. Our works will result in a beautifully cut hedge and a clear site.




SITE CLEARANCE


Overgrown gardens can be a real challenge. OTM carry out land and garden clearance such as clearing brash, weed growth, ground foliage and excavating trees or stump removal. We can break up and remove patios, old sheds, concrete paths and masonry walls and other unwanted garden structures. All debris can be removed safely from site.




WEED SPRAYING & PESTICIDE APPLICATION


OTM has fully qualified licensed operators to carry out spraying for all types of weed control for hard surfaces, curb edges, lawn treatment and fungicide control.




LITTER & LEAF CLEARANCE / GENERAL SITE MAINTENANCE


We can carry out litter clearance and other site maintenance tasks. Every individual project is carefully surveyed and assessed before any work commences so we can carry out the work safely and effectively.




STEEP GROUND MAINTENANCE


OTM carry out grass cutting and other maintenance projects in steep, hard to access locations. We have specialist and remotely operated equipment to allow safe and efficient delivery of these services.




LINE MARKING


Maintaining and line marking sports pitches and athletics facilities, from initial set out and marking, to regular over marking. Using quality equipment and paints.




CHIPPING & SHREDDING


Clearance including brushwood cutting, removal of green waste and wood chipping.