The City of New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board and the Greater New Orleans Pest Control Association are pleased to announce the return of the Urban Rodent Academy.
The two-day, in-person course is designed for pest management, municipal, state, university, public school and food safety personnel involved in rodent control.
The event will be held at the New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Administration Building located at 2100 Leon C. Simon Dr., New Orleans, LA 70122. The dates for the Academy are September 14 and 15th, 2022 from 8:00am to 4:30pm.
The Urban Rodent Academy is packed with information about rodent biology, rodent disease, monitoring, trapping, urban rodent surveys and much more. The event will incorporate classroom-style presentations along with field training.
Speakers participating are well known in the field of urban rodent control:
M. Frye, Cornell University
T. Madere, City of New Orleans Mosquito Control
N. Quinn, University of California, Agricultural and Natural Resources
D. Collins, Independent Pest Management Consulting, LLC
The cost for attending the academy is as follows:
$200 – Member of the Greater New Orleans Pest Management Association
$250 – Non-member registration
$100 – Student
To register, please use the following link: Register Here!