Prescribed fire effects: Tick management
WELCOME TO TICK SEASON IN THE NORTHEAST! Tick-borne disease is a huge issue in our region and prescribed fire could be one way to decrease tick densities for several years. Check out the latest NAFSE research brief on a study by Shane Tripp highlighting the interactions between prescribed fire and ticks in the North Atlantic region.
For another great resource on ticks and prescribed fire check out our March webinarpresented by Dr. Liz Gleim.