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Posts Tagged: raccoons

Masks and Covers in the Garden

Juvenile racoon (Credit: L Fitzhugh)

These days, most people are wearing masks when out in public for personal protection for themselves...

Posted on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 11:07 AM
Tags: beetle (13), grub (1), leafroller (2), Pest Notes (98), pests (65), raccoons (4), scales (5), UC IPM (287)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Stars and Stripes

Yellow starthistle flower<br>(Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

While many of you are preparing for the 4th of July holiday, we at UC IPM are also thinking about...

Posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), Dandelion (3), holiday (4), mosquito (17), pest (105), pest management (77), Pest Notes (98), poison oak (5), raccoons (4), UC IPM (287), vertebrate (3), video (13), weeds (29), yellow starthistle (2), yellowjackets (7)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Spring Cleaning for Pest Prevention

A clothes moth larva with its feeding case attached. (Credit: DH Choe)

Spring has arrived and with many Californians at home due to local coronavirus directives, now...

Posted on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), carpet beetles (6), clothes moths (6), clutter (4), cockroaches (11), fleas (2), mice (10), pantry (8), pest management (77), prevention (14), raccoons (4), rats (16), rodents (10), sanitation (6), spiders (6), storage (4), UCIPM (72)
Focus Area Tags: Food, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden


Juvenile racoon. (L. Fitzhugh)

Raccoons may look adorable at times, but when this nocturnal animal appears in your yard at...

Posted on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 8:52 AM
Tags: damage (18), disease (44), parasites (3), pests (65), raccoons (4), UC IPM (287)

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