The Minnesota Department of Health Tickborne Diseases Prevention Poster Contest - Minnesota Dept. of Health

2018 Tickborne Disease Prevention Poster Contest Winners

After a hike in the woods make a quick check for ticks

2018 Winner Talia Sorensen, Age 12, 7th grade

 

If you go hiking, don't go into the sticks or else you'll get bit by ticks

2018 Winner Abbie Amland, Age 10, 4th grade

 

After a hike in the woods make a quick check for ticks

2018 Winner Cole Percy, Age 9, 4th grade

 

Tick tips

2018 Winner Amelia Lane-Outlaw, Age 9, 4th grade

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Nix the ticks
      Ticks can cause
      -Lyme Disease -Relapsing Fever -Ehrlichiosis -Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
      Be aware of ticks when in or near wooded and brushy areas
      Use EPA approved repellent
      Check yourself for ticks frequently and remove any crawling or attached ticks ASAP

2017 First place (grades 9-12): Ryan Druce, Age 16, 10th grade

Be aware of ticks when in or near wooded or brushy areas, like when hiking in your favorite MN state park!

2017 First place (grades 6-8): Jack Bieber, Age: 13, 7th grade

Where ever in the woofds you go, check for ticks from head to toe.

2017 First place (grades K-5): Cadence Traynor, Age 9, 3rd Grade

Updated Tuesday, 01-May-2018 08:33:05 CDT