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Tick Talk at DNRT

June 14, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Hosted by Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust (DNRT)

This program will review the basic life cycle and ecology of deer ticks, incidence rates and distribution of tick-borne illnesses in addition to a database under development on infection rates of ticks. A three-point protection plan will be presented: Protect Yourself, Protect Your Yard and Protect your Pet. Tick-Borne Diseases are preventable. We will do a showing of “Tick Days,” as well as a Q&A regarding ticks and Lyme disease.

Presented by Larry Dapsis – Entomologist since age five…B.S. Environmental Science & Biology at Fitchburg State University and M.S. Entomology at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst. Thirty-six years of professional pest management experience including Vegetables, Cranberries and Household Insects. Joined Cape Cod Cooperative Extension in 2011 as Deer Tick Project Coordinator and Entomologist and is a member of the Barnstable County Task Force on Lyme and other Tick-Borne Diseases.

Event is $5. Space limited; pre-registration required.

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June 14, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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DNRT Center
318 Chase Rd
Dartmouth, MA 02747 United States
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