The Regulation on preventing of spread and
suppression of massive outbreak of common European May bug and the programme for implementing the
measures for preventing spread and suppression are the basis for
taking measures for the control of May bug in Idrija and Logatec
municipalities where the problem of damages resulting from
the over-population of May bug has persisted already for several years.
Treatment in the area where the measures for the
control of May bug should be introduced due to its
over-population until 2006 is concentrated on the municipality of Idrija and
encompasses four cadastral municipalities:
Zadlog, Idrijski Log, Črni Vrh and Godovič
or two local ciommunities: Črni vrh and Godovič.
The area spreads into the neighbouring Logatec municipality.
The endangered grassland area where the measures
for suppressing May bug are to be taken in 2007 until 2009 will,
besides the areas which suffered damage in 2005 and 2006, encompass also
new surfaces where monitoring will be carried out of the occurrence and
development of May bug and its larvae, and will esult in establishing its
Taking measures included in the programme (see
below) will start in September 2007 and continue at appropriate time in 2008
The coordinator of taking measures for the
organisation and carrying out sowing of the biological
is the Agriculture and Forestry Institute Nova Gorica (Mrs. Anka Poženel).