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    • Carpenter Bee Trap Evaluation 

      Frye, Matthew; Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2016)
      Female carpenter bees are wood-destroying insects that build individual gallery nests in exposed, dry wood. Although solitary, these bees may nest in aggregations, especially since offspring sometimes complete their lifecycle ...
    • Clothing Treatment—Permethrin Treated Clothing Can Kill Ticks 

      New York State Integrated Pest Management Program (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2018)
      How to procure and use permethrin treated clothing that can kill ticks.
    • Clover Mites: Tiny Dots on the Move 

      Alpert, Gary; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Clover mites are tiny arthropods related to spiders and ticks. They neither bite humans nor transmit disease, but become a problem when they enter human structures in large numbers in early spring and late summer. Crushing ...
    • Controlling Squirrel Problems in Buildings 

      Braband, Lynn (New York State IPM Program, 2014)
      Tree-dwelling squirrels are among the most familiar, enjoyable, and frustrating wild animals in our immediate surroundings. While adding a touch of nature to even some of the most urban environments, they can be a headache ...
    • Dealing With Wildlife and the New York Laws That Protect Them 

      Lampman, Joellen; Braband, Lynn (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Become aware of laws that apply to nuisance wildlife and how they might affect your IPM plan.
    • Developing a Curriculum for the Nuisance Wildlife Control Industry in New York 

      Curtis, Paul; Shultz, Jill; Braband, Lynn; Batcheller, Gordon; Berchielli, Louis (New York State IPM Program, 2004)
      The nuisance wildlife control industry continues to expand in New York State. Each year during the past 5 years, approximately 1,200-1,400 private Nuisance Wildlife Control Operators (NWCOs) were given authority to handle ...
    • Development of Spanish Language Educational Materials to Manage Pests in Immigrant Farmworker Housing 

      Dudley, Mary Jo (New York State IPM Program, 2014)
      The Cornell Farmworker Program’s mission is “to address the needs of farmworkers and their families through research, education and extension”. This IPM effort explored how to assist farmworkers in safely and effectively ...
    • Don’t Let Carpenter Ants Renovate Your Home! 

      Alpert, Gary; Sharpe, Kathy; Klass, Carolyn; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      Carpenter ants are structural pests that nest in rotten or damaged wood. While ants in the kitchen may be a nuisance to homeowners, wood damage caused by ants can lead to structural problems. By following the steps of an ...
    • Earwigs: No Big Deal 

      Alpert, Gary; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Virtually harmless to humans, earwigs do not spread diseases and their mouths are too small to bite. Some species will use their rear pincher-like appendages to protect themselves, giving them a fierce reputation exaggerated ...
    • Education and Outreach for Prevention and Managment of Bed Bugs in New York State 

      Gangloff-Kaufmann, J.; Braband, L.; Taisey, A. (New York State IPM Program, 2009)
      In the past decade, bed bugs have made an astounding comeback all across the United States. Bed bugs are small blood-feeding insects that invade human habitats, specifically the home, and where people sleep. Since bed bugs ...
    • Educational Outreach for the Prevention and Management of Bed Bugs 

      Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody (New York State IPM Program, 2011)
      In the past 15 years, bed bugs have made an astounding comeback all across the United States. Bed bugs are small blood-feeding insects that invade human habitats, specifically the home, and thrive in places where people ...
    • Evaluation of Exclusion to Prevent Indoor Infestations of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug 

      Frye, Matthew (New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, 2016)
      Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs (BMSB) are invasive insects considered an agricultural pest and a structural nuisance. Pest management professionals receive calls about this and other overwintering pests in the fall and spring ...
    • Evaluation of Exclusion to Prevent Indoor Infestations of the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug 

      Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs (BMSB) are invasive insects that damage plants outdoors and overwinter inside structures. Pest management professionals receive calls about this and other overwintering pests in the spring and ...
    • Evict and Exile Mice from your Home 

      Sharpe, Kathleen; Shulz, Jill; Koplinka-Loehr, Carrie (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      A brochure describing how to prevent mice and rats from entering and living in homes and other buildings.
    • Flightless Leaping Ectoparasitic Arthropods = FLEAs 

      Alpert, Gary; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Adult fleas are biting insects that feed on warm-blooded animals. Worldwide, approximately 2,500 species of fleas have been identified, seven of which can affect human health. The cat flea is the most commonly observed ...
    • Found a Cockroach? (Saw a GAZILLION?) 

      Sharpe, Kathleen; Shulz, Jill; Koplinka-Loehr, Carrie (New York State IPM Program, 2000)
      A brochure describing how to identify types of cockroaches and how to prevent them from entering and living in homes and other buildings.
    • Get Rid of Carpenter Bees? Yes, Please! 

      Alpert, Gary; Frye, Matthew (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Carpenter bees are common spring and summer insects in the eastern United States. They are important pollinators, but can become a nuisance pest of structures.
    • Grubs in Your Lawn? a guide for lawn care professionals and homeowners 

      Grant, Jennifer; Lamboy, Jana; Koplinka-Loehr, Carrie; Haining, Margaret (New York State IPM Program, 2013)
      How to use IPM methods to manage white grubs in lawns.
    • Guidelines for Prevention and Management of Bed Bugs in Shelters and Group Living Facilities 

      Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody; Pichler, C. (New York State IPM Program, 2008)
      This publication covers bed bug prevention, management and control, education and awareness, and is specifically geared toward public agencies and private or public housing administrators and their facilities management teams.
    • Head Lice – Frequently Asked Questions 

      Gangloff-Kaufmann, Jody; Lampman, Joellen (New York State IPM Program, 2015)
      Frequently Asked Questions about Head Lice