Have a Pest?
Reduce toxic pesticides from entering home and environment and sustainably manage pest issues. Learn how to effectively solve pest problems using integrated pest management principles and actions. Unknown pests should be identified using the Pest ID link located at the top of the page. Correct identification of a pest allows for the most effective and least toxic solution to be used.
Find an IPM Professional
Find an integrated pest management professional that can use the principles and practices of IPM to help solve pest problems. Assistance from an IPM professional can leave a safer, less toxic home, garden or business. This is provided simply as a reference; the County of Santa Clara does not endorse any individuals or businesses.
Find links to a wealth of IPM knowledge: everything from policies, frameworks, standards, and best practices, to guidelines, procedures, tools, program management and objectives. Federal, state and local laws and regulatory agencies are included, as well as associated environmental laws. Find pesticide background information, label explanations, safety guidelines and emergency actions.
Read and learn about the newest updates and innovations in the fields of integrated pest management, sustainable living and how to reduce environmental and household toxins. Connect with Santa Clara County Integrated Pest Management Program staff. Find associates and opportunities in the IPM and related fields.