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Posts Tagged: exclusion

April Gardening Tips: Composting

Compost bin with locking lid to exclude pests. (Credit: E Lander)

As you practice social distancing during COVID-19, you may find yourself spending more time in the...

Posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 2:40 PM
Tags: checklist (6), compost (1), exclusion (6), garden (42), landscape (50), pest management (68), tips (6), UC IPM (280)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Oh Deer!

Mule deer (Credit: WP Gorenzel)

The sight of deer in the wild can be delightful but when these animals invade your garden,...

Posted on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM
Tags: damage (17), deer (2), exclusion (6), garden (42), landscape (50), pest (105), pest management (68), Pest Notes (95), Timm (2), UC IPM (280), vertebrate (3), wildlife (10)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

World Migratory Bird Day

Mud nests made by a colony of cliff swallows. [W.P.Gorenzel]

World Migratory Bird Day (May 10) is a yearly event to help promote awareness about migratory birds...

Posted on Monday, May 9, 2016 at 1:46 PM
Tags: birds (2), buildings (1), endangered species (2), exclusion (6), migratory (2), nest (1), pest (105), UCIPM (72)

California drought may be causing shifts in pest behavior

Male and female adult oriental cockroaches [UC IPM]

This summer, the media frequently reported an increase in the density of pests in the home and...

Posted on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 8:54 AM
Tags: Andrew Sutherland (1), ants (17), cockroaches (11), drought (8), exclusion (6), habitat modification (1), rodents (10), UC IPM (280)

Flies in the Summer

Adult house flies

Summer is in full gear and along with warm weather comes the abundance of some seasonal insect...

Posted on Monday, August 3, 2015 at 12:54 PM
Tags: disease (43), exclusion (6), flies (4), Gerry (1), house (1), IPM (63), Pest Notes (95), summer (9)

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