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Minimizing Tick Exposure and Monitoring for Ticks on the Landscape

  • Friday, July 13, 2018, 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

This workshop is for municipalities and volunteer/community groups interested in monitoring for ticks and tracking local tick populations over time. As ticks and tick-borne-illnesses continue to be an increasing concern, several communities have started to monitor for ticks once or twice a year to establish some knowledge about local populations. Having trained municipal staff and community volunteers is essential if communities would like to engage in this activitiy.

This workshop is FREE but registration is required. https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/Tick_Monitoring_231

There is an indoor and outdoor session so please dress for the weather. Bring water and sunscreen.

For more information or questions contact Kristina Ferrare (315) 424-9485 ext.231 or kaf226@cornell.edu.

Schedule:

10 a.m. - Noon  Westcott Community Center - indoor session

Noon - 12:45 p.m.  Lunch on your own in Westcott Neighborhood

12:45 - 3:30 p.m.   Meet at Barry Park parking area for field session

Fee

FREE

Learn More

https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/Tick_Monitoring_231

Contact

Kristina Ferrare
Resource Educator, Forestry
kaf226@cornell.edu
315.424.9485 x231

Location

Westcott Community Center
826 Euclid Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13210