North Branch Nature Center’s Naturalist Journeys
The Spread of Deer Ticks in North America with Lucas Price (in-person)
Black-legged ticks are the primary tick species responsible for spreading Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacterium that causes Lyme disease, in the northeastern United States. This talk will provide an overview of the tick life cycle, how ticks obtain and spread pathogens, and what habitats they live in. (Registration required). The Co-op is co-sponsoring North Branch Nature Center’s Naturalist Journeys Winter Presentation Series taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings this winter.
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