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08/12/14 8:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO |  Arguing for a multi-pronged attacks on ticks are Deer & Tick Committee members, from left, Jim Colligan and Dr. Vincent DiGregorio.

JULIE LANE PHOTO |
Arguing for a multi-pronged attacks on ticks are Deer & Tick Committee members, from left, Jim Colligan and Dr. Vincent DiGregorio.

Shelter Island’s Deer & Tick Committee is close to completing a white paper it hopes will educate the community about tick-borne diseases and what is being done here to combat them.

Committee members generally favor a multi-faceted approach that includes use of 4-posters, culling the herd and educating the public. (more…)

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02/13/14 9:39am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO| Readers weigh in on Shelter Island's deer management program.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO| Readers weigh in on Shelter Island’s deer management program.

To cull or not to cull
To the Editor:

Deer management is a hot topic here these days, but I have one question: Does culling work? (more…)