TERC Resources

TERC Resources are expert-knowledge based applications, videos, and imagery accessible to everyone in the community.

Widgets

TERC Widgets

The goal of the TERC Widget initiative is to make it easier for your web site or individual blog to spread the word about tick-bite prevention strategies and tick awareness.

Documentary

Hidden in the Leaves

Hidden in the Leaves is the story of University of Rhode Island entomologist Thomas Mather and his team's efforts to help people see the risks for serious tick-transmitted disease lurking in an increasing number of rural, suburban and even semi-urban landscapes in the eastern United States.

Tick Bite-ology

Tick Bite-ology

They've crawled up your leg... NOW WHAT? A dozen secrets about tick piercing, sucking, and pathogen transmission revealed.

Tick Maps

Tick Maps

Interactively inspect Lyme disease data reported in the United States, based upon region or state statistics collected by the Center for Disease Control. Or find out where tick encounter risk is greatest in Rhode Island.


Tick Bite Locator

Tick Bite Locator

Don't really know where to look for ticks? Use the Tick Bite Locator to guide your search for likely spots on your body.

How-To Videos

How-to videos

VIEW our unique "How-to ..." animations and videos to learn the safest and most effective tick-bite prevention techinques.

Interviews

Interviews

Interviews by local news channels like WPRI & WJAR. Also newspaper interviews from publishers such as The New York Times & The Boston Globe.

Games

TERC Games

Kid friendly games to help children learn tick anatomy, tick identification, tick habitat, & tick preventive dress.