New Publications

Lyme Disease brochure

The Minnesota Department of Health has revised their l995 brochure on Lyme Disease. Signs and symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, other tick-borne diseases, recognizing the deer tick, prevention, and a state map indicating areas at highest risk are featured in the June l999 revision. Free copies are available from the Department by Calling 612-676-5414 or writing to the Mn. Dept. Of Health, Disease Prevention and Control, 717 Delaware St. SE, Mpls., MN 55440-9441. Information on Lyme disease is available on the internet at

Autumn Colors poster

A brochure that unfolds to an l8 by 24 inch sheet, with colored photos and diagrams, as well as interesting information on Autumn leaf color changes on both sides is free and available from the USDA, Forest Service, l720 Peachtree Road N, Room 710, Atlanta, GA 30367, Attn. Sylvia Hanson, telephone 404-347-4048.