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Orkin's Learning Center for Kids and Teachers
A website by the Orkin pest control company with many school resources that relate to Integrated Pest Management
Help! It's a Roach!
Have fun and learn about cockroaches using this interactive version of a popular EPA publication
US EPA, Learn about chemicals around
your house

Information about common chemicals found in and around your home, work, and school.
Dennis Kunkel Microscopy
Spectacular electon micrographs of insects and many other small creatures
MicroAngela
Explore familiar and unexpected views of the microscopic world with these colorized images from electron microscopes at the University of Hawaii
Yucky Roach World
The yuckiest (sic) site on the internet with fun and games about pests and their management
American Museum of Natural History's
Infection Detection Protection

A collection of informative pages about microbes
and their control and detection
Dirty Bug Game
The dirty bug game online and other teacher and student resources in IPM from Penn State University
BugGuide.net
An online community of naturalists who enjoy learning about and sharing observations of insects, spiders, and other related creatures.
Get this bug off of me
An arthropod primer from the University of Kentucky
Forest Pests of North America
A collection of photographs and information about virtually any forest pest found in North America
Butterflies of North America
United States Geological Survey site about butterflies
Mosquito Control in Leon County
Leon county Florida's website with information about mosquitoes
Elementary Urban IPM Curriculum
Activities and Resources for Teaching K-6
Pest Patrol Action Kit
Provides hands-on activities for simple inquiries and experiments for your classroom and schoolyard. You’ll find tools for successful IPM learning adventures