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  • Tick Alert

    Greenbelt Park has issued a tick alert. Ticks have been spotted on park staff and visitors. Please use precautions such as tick repellant. Click the following for more information on Ticks and tick prevention More »

Tick and Lyme Disease Information

For more information and recommendations on Lyme disease prevention in the State of Maryland, click http://Marylandtickoff.org

Click here for the video- "Greenbelt Park- An Urban Oasis"
A great introduction to Greenbelt Park and ways to deal with ticks.

Thank you for participating in the tick survey. You have helped us improve Greenbelt Park by sharing your experience with ticks and tick-borne illness (e.g. Lyme disease) that you experienced after your visit.

The survey was approved by the Maryland Department of Health and
Mental Hygiene Review Board and the National Park Service Research Permit

This effort by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in partnership with Greenbelt Park, the National Park Service, and the Prince George's County Health Department, aims to improve the visitor experience at Greenbelt Park.

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The insignia of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's program of Get Ticked Off.
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Did You Know?

a picture of President Harry Truman

Harry Truman was President when land was transferred from the Public Housing Authority to create Greenbelt Park, Maryland in 1950.