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Cockroaches! Updated Pest Notes

Female German cockroach with ootheca. (Credit: DH Choe)

Cockroaches, or roaches, are probably some of the least welcome insects people encounter in their...

Posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM
Tags: building (3), cockroaches (10), control (53), Dong-Hwan Choe (4), indoor pests (5), insects (16), management (40), Michael Rust (2), Pest Notes (84), pests (62), structural (2), Sutherland (10), UC IPM (250)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Don't Be Alarmed by Large Beneficial Bees

Female carpenter bee. [J.K.Clark]

If you see large black or golden-brown bees flying in your garden or landscape, don't be alarmed!...

Posted on Monday, August 8, 2016 at 2:18 PM
Tags: beneficial (12), building (3), bumble (1), carpenter bee (2), damage (17), golden (1), pollinator (6), structures (3), UCIPM (72), wood (2)

Designing Pest-proof Structures

Pest Prevention by Design

One of the best ways to reduce pest problems in and around buildings is to construct or retrofit...

Posted on Friday, May 6, 2016 at 12:20 PM
Tags: building (3), design (1), designing (1), environment (3), IPM (62), pest (95), pest-proof (1), prevention (11), proof (1), San Francisco (1), structures (3), UC IPM (250)
 
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