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…)
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…)