New Tick Threats and Control Measures; Feb. 4, 2020; 2-3:30pm E;
This is Anything But slapTICK Comedy; What is the longhorn tick? How is it different from other ticks? Should we be concerned? Learn whether we are at risk from black-legged ticks and Lyme disease infection in forested parks or in suburban and metropolitan areas. Hear how we can be lulled into a false sense of security from pests in our parks leading us to forego critical personal protection measures. This webinar will feature a panel discussion dedicated to the growing threat posed by ticks and new control tactics to address this expanding pest. Webinar participants will be able to pose questions, in real time, to a panel of entomologists and other related experts who understand the health concerns posed by ticks to individuals and their pets. Seize on this opportunity to ask experts about the newest tick prevention and control measures. Certificates of attendance are available.