Title
Assessing and communicating animal disease risks for countryside users
Description
This webpage describes the project of the same name, funded by the Rural Economy and Land Use Programme (RELU) and Defra. The project considered ways to help those involved in the countryside to understand better how to deal with diseases such as Lyme disease, how to communicate the degree of risk effectively, and how to encourage preventative action such that the countryside continues to be a source of pleasure and well-being for its users.
URL
www.forestry.gov.uk/fr/animaldiseaserisks
URL Description
Webpage
Language
English
Author
Chris P. Quine
Co-author
Darren Moseley

risk communication; ticks; lyme borreliosis; animal disease; zoopathology; zoonotic; risk communication; recreation; countryside; access to countryside

Date published online
11 October 2007