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Assembly passes Lyme disease brochure bill

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MADISON, Wis. — The state Assembly has passed a bipartisan bill that would require state wildlife officials to include information on Lyme disease in state park and launch a public awareness campaign about the disease….(See link for article)

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For more on the bill:  https://madisonarealymesupportgroup.files.wordpress.com/2019/05/time-to-bite-back-against-lyme-disease-05-23-19.pdf

  1. LRBs 2738 and 3358 – Requires the DNR to post information in certain Parks brochures to raise awareness of Lyme Disease, inform on how to prevent tick bites, and encourage visitors to check for ticks after visiting a State Park, and requires the DNR to complete an annual awareness campaign in May of each year, which is Lyme Disease Awareness Month, on digital and print platforms to raise awareness of Lyme Disease, inform on how to prevent tick bites, and encourage visitors to check for ticks after spending time outdoors.