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Pesticide Mapping Tool

Pesticide Mapping Tool Overview

The Agricultural Pesticide Mapping Tool is a user-friendly tool for exploring the California Department of Pesticide Regulation's Pesticide Use Reporting data, 1991-2018. Use the tool to see how agricultural pesticide use in California varies by location and over time, including the top 10 agricultural pesticides used in an area.

Selections available in the tool include:

  • Geographic scale

    • County
    • Township (approximately 6 mile by 6 mile squares)
    • Section (approximately 1 mile by 1 mile squares)
  • Metrics of pesticide use

    • Summed pounds
    • Pounds per acre
    • Total acreage of use
  • Categories of pesticides

    • Carcinogens
    • Cholinesterase Inhibitors
    • Endocrine Disruptors
    • Fumigants
    • Neonicotinoids
    • Reproductive and Developmental Toxicants
    • Toxic Air Contaminants
    • Individual pesticides
  • Year of application (1991-2018)

  • Specific crops or groups of crops