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Posts Tagged: bait

Using hydrogels to develop a yellowjacket bait

Figure 1. Western yellowjacket baiting with the hydrogel bait. After a short handling behavior on the bait, yellowjackets flew away with a small piece of the hydrogel bait. (Credit: DH Choe)

Many parks, recreational areas, and outdoor venues in California are home to yellowjacket wasps...

Posted on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Tags: bait (5), bite (15), Campbell (1), control (53), Dong-Hwan Choe (4), fipronil (3), Michael Rust (2), nuisance (7), pest management (50), pests (62), sting (3), UC IPM (250), yellowjackets (7)
Focus Area Tags: Innovation, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Outdoor Baiting for Cockroaches

Figure 3. Turkestan cockroaches attracted to spilled food. (Credit: A Sutherland)

Two species of Blatta cockroaches can be common peridomestic pests in California, including the...

Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 7:59 PM
Tags: bait (5), cockroaches (10), pest (95), pest management (50), pest management professionals (5), public health (7), school (3), Sutherland (10), trapping (5), traps (8), UC IPM (250)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Investigating the Pathways of Rodenticide Movement in Urban Wildlife

Urban coyote on pathway. (Credit: PxHere.com)

Rodenticides continue to come under scrutiny in California due to issues surrounding the potential...

Posted on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 9:00 PM
Tags: bait (5), exposure (4), nontarget injury (1), pests (62), public health (7), rodent (8), rodenticide (5), UC IPM (250), Wildlife - General (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Rodenticides: Use, Issues, and Nontarget Exposure

Fig. 1 Roof rat. (Photo: Niamh Quinn)

[From the Winter 2017 issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] Rodenticides are essential tools in...

Posted on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 12:43 PM
Tags: anticoagulant (1), bait (5), house mouse (3), management (40), Quinn (13), rats (13), rodenticides (1), rodents (9), toxicants (1), UC IPM (250)

What to do when Ants Invade

Odorous house ant. (Dong-Hwan Choe)

If you've ever had ants come indoors, you know what a nuisance they can be when they crawl across...

Posted on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 8:25 AM
Tags: ants (0), bait stations (0), control (0), pesticide (0), spraying (0), UC IPM (0)
 
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