The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Pesticide Environmental Stewardship Program (PESP), of which the Lyme Disease Association (LDA) is a long time member, features LDA in its Fall 2014 newsletter. PESP is designed to reduce pests, in this case, ticks, and reduce the exposure to ticks with minimal use of pesticides – how Integrated Pest Management […]
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to protect human health and the environment. Articles in this section include measures to control ticks and tick exposure to humans.
Pictured after a 2014 Lyme presentation given to FDA by Pat Smith, L to R: Raderrio Wilkins, Agriculture IPM and Biopesticides Demonstration Grants Lead, Environmental Stewardship Branch, US EPA Office of Pesticide Programs; Richard Smith, LDA Board Member; Pat Smith, LDA President; Frank Ellis, Chief, Environmental Stewardship Branch, Office of Pesticide Programs U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC