Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

To manage pests, a holistic approach will help to first avoid pests and, if necessary, determine the best course of action to manage pests.

What are the benefits of Integrated Pest Management?

  • Uses more than one approach.
  • Avoid pest infestations.
  • Cost-effective.
  • Reduce pesticide use.
  • Environmentally sound.

Where can I find more information?

Does Saanich use IPM?

It pays to take an integrated approach. We created our IPM in 1994. We have reduced pesticide use on our lands by 95%.

Learn more about our IPM