This two-part workshop series will cover rat biology and behavior, and explore best management practices that help community composting sites avoid rats.

Rat Prevention for Community Composting: Part 1: Biology and Behavior
Thursday August 24th 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Fire Boat House (directions)
East River Promenade at Grand Street

Caroline Bragdon, NYC’s rat expert, will be sharing her expertise and knowledge on urban rat prevention. Learn how to prevent rats and identify signs of rat activity by understanding their biology, behavior and habitat.

Rat Prevention for Community Composting: Part 2: Best Management Practices
Tuesday September 12th 6:00 – 7:00 PM
La Plaza Cultural Community Garden
E 9th St & Avenue C, East Village

Learn about the things you can do to prevent rats at your community compost sites. We’ll be covering composting techniques and equipment that discourage a rat habitat.

Register for one or both workshops here