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ERIC Number: EJ1100782
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Apr
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: EISSN-1077-5315
An Integrated Pest Management Tool for Evaluating Schools
Bennett, Blake; Hurley, Janet; Merchant, Mike
Journal of Extension, v54 n2 Article 2TOT4 Apr 2016
Having the ability to assess pest problems in schools is essential for a successful integrated pest management (IPM) program. However, such expertise can be costly and is not available to all school districts across the United States. The web-based IPM Calculator was developed to address this problem. By answering questions about the condition of a building and the behaviors of individuals who use it, any pest management professional or building manager can use the IPM Calculator to assess pest risk at a school campus and obtain IPM-based solutions to reduce that pest risk. This new tool is available online at
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Alabama; California; Florida; Louisiana; Maine; Texas
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