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Urban IPM

We work with professionals to improve pest control through research and education in order to protect our communities and the environment.

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This website provides information about urban integrated pest management (IPM) and highlights the activities of UC ANR's urban IPM program in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Residential Home & Garden IPM

Commercial Landscape IPM

Structural Industrial IPM


'Pests in the Urban Landscape' Blog
  • Rat damage on tomato. (Credit: B Messenger-Sikes)
    Rats in the Garden

    If you are growing tomatoes in your garden, you may not be the only vertebrate going for your hard earned harvest. Are rats feasting away in the garden? We have a couple resources we can share to help you reduce or prevent rat damage to your...

    By Elaine Lander
    Author - Urban & Community IPM Educator