Nate Miller, a URI tick expert, along with other URI scientists and tick control experts.
WHAT: A tick control and disease prevention demonstration aimed at teaching the public how to eradicate ticks from their yards and reduce their risk of becoming infected with tick-borne diseases like Lyme disease. The event will feature a demonstration of how to create a "tick-safe zone� on your property, as well as tips for personal protection and protecting pets. Vendors of tick control services will be in attendance.
WHEN: Saturday, May 14 at noon.
WHERE: Brown's Farm Drive, Kingston
CONTACT: For more information contact Todd McLeish in the URI News Bureau at 401-874-2116.