The Ecology of Lyme Disease
Sunday, October 16, 2011 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (EDT)
Explore how interactions among acorns, mice, deer, and ticks influence the risk of Lyme disease through a series of hands-on stations. Led by Disease Ecologist Dr. Richard Ostfeld, this event will meet at the Cary East (Gifford House) parking area, located at 2917 Sharon Tpk. (Rte. 44) in Millbrook, NY. Reservations requested. For more information call (845) 677-7600 x121.
GPS Coordinates: 41.789643,-73.723997
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Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
A not-for-profit environmental research and education organization. Focal areas include air and water pollution, climate change, invasive species, and the ecological dimensions of infectious disease.
Parts of the 2,000 acre research campus have been reserved for public education and enjoyment including hiking trails and internal roadways.