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California Pesticide Information Portal (CalPIP) Application

Welcome to the California Pesticide Information Portal Application (CalPIP)

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Note: CalPIP is not able to process a full year of data without the user choosing other criteria that would limit their selections. Users who work with large PUR datasets (i.e. entire years or all products) should go to:

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  • Data Archives (FTP site) to download free copies (.zip files) of full years of Pesticide Use Data (1974 through most recent available), or
  • DPR’s Publications Order Form (PDF, 171 kb) to order the Annual Pesticide Use Report CD–ROM.

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Introduction and Overview

Welcome to the California Pesticide Information Portal project (CalPIP). CalPIP now allows you to query from more than one data source to find information on pesticide related issues. This site delivers user-friendly Internet access to the Department of Pesticide Regulation's (DPR) extensive pesticide use and label information (PUR Data Source), Ground Water Protection Area information (GWPA Data Source, and the recently added Pesticide Regulation's Endangered Species Custom Realtime Internet Bulletin Engine (PRESCRIBE Data Source). more introduction information


  • 2018 Pesticide Use Report data has been added to the database.
  • PUR data from 1990 to 2018 was refreshed from the internal database.

Additional notes on version updates and bug fixed can be found here: more information about updates.

First Time Users

If this is your first visit to our site, you may want additional information to make your visit more successful. more first time user information

About the Data Sources

  • Pesticide Use Reporting (PUR)
    The California Pesticide Information Portal provides you with easy access to the world's best and most extensive database of pesticide use information. more PUR information
  • Ground Water Protection Area (GWPA)
    The GWPA data source allows you to determine whether a particular section is a GWPA. more GWPA information
  • Pesticide Regulation's Endangered Species Custom Realtime Internet Bulletin Engine (PRESCRIBE)
    The PRESCRIBE data source provides information on pesticide use limitations for the protection of endangered species for user-selected sites and pesticides. more PRESCRIBE information

Query a Data Source

Begin your query by first choosing a data source from the "Data Sources" section at the top of the CalPIP Navigation Menu. If you are using a mobile device, click the "Toggle CalPIP Navigation Menu" button at the top of the page to display the menu.

Warning: Application use is timed. Each session will time out after 30 minutes lack of activity, and all previous query settings will be lost. more information on querying a data source

Version 2020.01 (2018 PUR Data Update)