Stormwater Quality Program

Gardens, Bugs, and You

Help keep our waterways clean by using environmentally friendly pest control methods. Get more information through:

Water Wise Pest Control Program

 The Water Wise Pest Control Program provides residents with information on safe, effective and practical alternatives for pest control - protect the health and vitality of Sacramento creeks and rivers and practice healthy pest control and gardening practices.



Our Water Our World 

 Our Water Our World (OWOW) is an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) collaboration among regional and local water agencies in Northern California. The OWOW program offers over 20 fact sheets in English and Spanish of less-toxic pest management strategies for specific pests. These fact sheets are placed in retail outlets that sell pesticides to the public.


Pesticide Program

Learn more about the Sacramento County Stormwater Quality Program Pesticide Program​.​​