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Stop Bed Bugs (For Tenants)

Information About Pest Control for the Consumer
How to select a Pest Control Company
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in Schools
IPM in Schools: Model Program Guidebook 3rd Edition

Wood Destroying Organisms (WDO) Inspections
Common Questions about WDO Inspections
Drywood Termites
Fumigation for Drywood Termites
Alternative Treatments for Termites
Article on UC Berkeley Study on Alternative Termite Controls pdf
Subterranean Termites
Wood Destroying Beetles
Other Wood Destroying Insects
Wood Destroying Fungus

Household Pests
Africanized Honey Bees
Ants and Fire Ants
Consumers Guide to Household Pests
Rats and Mice
Hanta Virus
Head Lice
Household Guide to Pests
What’s Bugging You?

Department of Consumer Affairs Brochures
DCA General Information A to Z pdf
DCA Household Pest Control pdf
DCA Inspections, Structural Pest Control pdf
DCA Termites pdf
DCA Fumigation for Pest Control pdf
DCA Structural Pest Control Board Website

Selected University of California Brochures
UC Ants
UC Bed Bugs
UC Bee and Wasp Stings
UC Brown Recluse and Other Recluse Spiders
UC Carpenter Ants
UC Carpenter Bees
UC Carpet Beetles
UC Clothes Moths
UC Cockroaches
UC Delusory Parasitosis
UC Fleas
UC Head Lice
UC House Flies
UC Mosquitoes
UC Pantry Pests
UC Spiders Around the Home
UC Stable Flies
UC Termites
UC Termites, Drywood
UC Wood-Boring Beetles in Homes
UC Wood Wasps and Horntails
UC Yellowjackets and other Social Wasps

Cal-EPA, Department of Pesticide Regulation – Consumer Information
DPR Consumer Information about Pesticides
DPR USEPA’s Citizen’s Guide to Pest Control and Pesticide Safety
DPR USEPA’s Where to Direct Complaints About Spray Drift

More Consumer Resources Regarding Pest Control
UC Berkeley Termite Page
Cal-EPA, Department of Pesticide Regulation
Department of Entomology at the University of California, Riverside
Department of Consumer Affairs Structural Pest Control Board
University of California “Pest Notes”
Pest Web