Rodent control is effectively accomplished by comprehensive rodent proofing, proper trapping, and environmental management. Look for signs of rodent activity. The District can assist homeowners in understanding:
Note: some rodents carry hantavirus, a potentially deadly infection that is transmitted when humans breathe in dust contaminated with the body fluids of infected rodents. If you will be cleaning up after a rodent infestation, read this important information first.
Once prevention techniques, trapping, and control options have been utilized, but are unsuccessful, the following options are available as a supplement or alternative: