People passionate about nature

Ticks

Instructor: 

Kateryn Rochon, Assistant Professor of Veterinary and Wildlife Entomology at the U of M

Location: 

Kelvin High School, Room 31

Date: 

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Start Time: 

7:30 pm

Fee: 

$5 for Nature Manitoba members, $10 for non-members (students: $3 for members, $5 for non-members).

Wood tick, deer tick, dog tick, blacklegged tick: what's the difference and why do  you need to know? Come learn all about ticks! The program will cover common human/pet biting species in Manitoba, their life cycle, some of the pathogens they can transmit,  how to protect yourself from tick bites and what to do if you get a bite anyway.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE or contact the Nature Manitoba office at 204-943-9029 or info@naturemanitoba.ca to register.