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Understanding rat biology & behavior—and how to reduce this rodent population in Maine

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Complaints about the presence of rats in Maine are on the rise. We’ll find out whether it’s because their population is increasing, or if other factors are causing more rat sightings and disturbances. We’ll also learn about rat biology and behavior, and innovative new ways of managing them.

Panelists:
Griffin Dill, ecologist, integrated pest management professional, University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Hillary Peterson, integrated pest management specialist, Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry
VIP Caller:
Chance Strandell, owner, Maine Pest Solutions

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