Although cooperation of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism is advantageous, Ministry of the Environment investigates confirmation by expert in 7 main ports.
As here re-to that is specific outpatient department creature was confirmed as a result of identification of kind by Specialized Agencies, we will tell about ant discovered today in Yokohama Port Honmoku-Futo.
Number that Ministry of the Environment identified: More than 700 individuals
Breakdown: More than ergate 500 individual
Alation male 5-10 individual
More than pupa 100 individual
More than larva 100 individual
State that Ministry of the Environment discovered: We confirm in crack of the asphalt ground in container yard
Correspondence of Ministry of the Environment: As for the confirmed ant, all individuals were disposed of by insecticide. In addition, we installed insecticide (Bate agent) in the outskirts of confirmation point and installed capture trap.
(1) About precaution
・We may be stabbed when we stimulate here re-o.
・Prevent you from letting hand in place (soil of green belt or soil of lawn) where here re-ga may inhabit easily.
・When you found individual and nest doubted here re-to, please do not make stimulation (and you are going to step on ant and break hideout equal).
(2) About correspondence when we were stabbed
・At first please consult the nearest hospital if we make rest (20-30 minutes degree), and condition may suddenly change.
・On consultation, please convey "having been bitten by ant" "thing that there is possibility of anaphylaxis" (being severe allergic reaction) in.
(2) We alerted to the neighboring harbor people concerned individually.
(3) We cooperate with investigation into habitation range that Ministry of the Environment performs around discovery place.
(figure) than place (7/14) Ministry of the Environment news release document which identified here re-o
(photograph) Than here re-Ministry of the Environment news release document confirmed this time
(thing about the here re-equal no extermination) Environmental Planning Bureau policy section environment promotion project manager Kumiko Ogawa
(thing about management of harbor) Port and Harbor Bureau administration of property first section manager Shigemitsu Ishiguro Tel 045-671-7179