Some tree-lined streets had most or all of their trees cut down to slow the spread and help successfully eradicate the pest.
What does STS stand for?
STS stands for Slow the Spread (of the Gypsy Moth project)
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We have 711 other meanings of STS in our Acronym Attic
- single tree search
- Single Trusted System
- SingStat Time Series (Singapore)
- Sister to Sister
- Site Tracking System
- Ski Touring Section
- Skyline-to-the-Sea (trail; California)
- Slater Transition State (physics)
- Slicker Than Shoot
Samples in periodicals archive:
Van Helden hypothesizes that a combination of ointment and pressure treatment might be the best way to slow the spread of snake venom.
The program, which began in 2007, is financed by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which will spend $50 million over five years in an effort to slow the spread of AIDS in China.
It also said it was up to national health authorities to decide what measures they impose to slow the spread.
Keeping people at home would probably slow the spread of the disease.
Prof Mike Williamson, of Sheffield University said: "It could reduce the risk of infection and help slow the spread of HIV.
They believe drinking green tea might slow the spread of HIV and reduce the risk of infection.