TERC Resources are expert-knowledge based applications, videos, and imagery accessible to everyone in the community.

How-To Videos

How-to videos

VIEW our unique "How-to ..." animations and videos to learn the safest and most effective tick-bite prevention techinques.


Hidden in the Leaves

Hidden in the Leaves is the story of University of Rhode Island entomologist Thomas Mather and his team's efforts to help people see the risks for serious tick-transmitted disease lurking in an increasing number of rural, suburban and even semi-urban landscapes in the eastern United States.

Tick Bite-ology

Tick Bite-ology

They've crawled up your leg... NOW WHAT? A dozen secrets about tick piercing, sucking, and pathogen transmission revealed.

RI Tick Maps

Tick Maps

Find out where nymphal Blacklegged tick risk is greatest in Rhode Island.