Tag: Threats

Poison Ivy
Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac

Identification, understanding, treatment and prevention The plants that you find in the wild can be a key resource, but they can also represent a threat. Poison Ivy, Poison Oak and Poison Sumac are three plants that are detrimental to people when encountered in the wild. It is important to know these plants and the danger […]

A Tick Questing
Ticks: An Imminent Threat

Sometimes serious threats come in small packages. Ticks are a grave danger to humans and other mammals as they carry many diseases. It is increasingly apparent that one breed, the Lone Star tick, can cause an allergy to red meat. Ticks present an imminent threat to anyone who spends time in the outdoors. Ticks are […]