NYC Parks Seeing Rash Of Poison Ivy Cases This SummerAt Clove Lake Park on Staten Island, poison ivy is so high that it's at eye level with joggers, making it easy to brush up against.
Long Island Town To Rent Goats To Eat Pesky WeedsThe Nubian dairy goats will be rented from farmers in upstate Rhinebeck. Their job will be to rid fields of autumn olive, a non-native plant that chokes out native species.
Doctor: Toiletry Wipes Cause Rashes 'Equivalent To Poison Ivy'Popular pre-moistened toiletry wipes are causing an increased number of allergic reactions in Americans using them, according to doctors at the Ohio State University.
In The Battle Against Poison Ivy, N.J. Town Has The Great Equalizer -- GoatsIt is the season of outdoor adventures, but you have to be careful to avoid natural dangers like poison ivy. One place has found a novel way of eradicating the nuisance plant without using chemicals.
Canine Units Play Major Role In Long Island Beach Body SearchSearch dogs, along with their trainer officers, have spent months along Long Island's Ocean Parkway looking for human remains.
Tri-State Hit With Worst Poison Ivy Outbreak In YearsIt’s itchy, painful and it spreads fast. It’s poison ivy and this year is one of the worst seasons in decades. Doctors say they are seeing record numbers of patients with the irritating rash.