Sat. 8/2
2:00 PM
Community Event
Join everyone at The Wilderness Center
9877 Alabama Ave SW
Wilmot, OH
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Dr. Glen Needham will discuss how to identify ticks, differences between dog ticks and blacklegged deer ticks, how to avoid ticks, what to do if bitten by a tick, Lyme disease and other tick transmitted diseases, and some common misconceptions concerning ticks. He will also cover the reasons for the increase in tick populations. Dr. Needham is Professor Emeritus & Associate Professor of Entomology at Ohio State University with specialized  training in entomology and acarology (mites and ticks).  This presentation will be especially interesting to anyone who spends time outdoors. Free.