Pesticides and Water Quality


Subject:
Water , Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Gardening , Water Quality , Pesticides , Pesticides & Pest Management

Description:
This site uses clear, friendly language and pictures to describe how pesticides used in homes and gardens get into creeks and rivers and how pesticides affect water quality. Topics include safer pesticide use, alternatives to using pesticides, the toxicity of pesticides, tips on storage and disposal, and instructions on reading pesticide labels. Offers links to related regulatory information and agencies. From the Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program (IPM), University of California, Davis.

Publisher:
University of California, Davis

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/WATER/U/


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