Rat Lungworm Disease Information

Posted on Apr 12, 2017 in Main

Public Informational Meeting:

The Hawai‘i State Department of Health (DOH), Maui District Health Office, will hold a public informational meeting on rat lungworm disease on:

Information on Rat Lungworm Disease may be found at several different sources:



♦ Previous Informational Meetings:

  • Monday, April 17, 2017 – Haiku Community Center, Maui 5:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.) 
  • Wednesday, April 26, 2017  – Hannibal Tavares Community Center, Pukalani, Maui 5:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.)

For more information, go to: http://www.co.maui.hi.us/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=8279

♦  UH Manoa – Cooperative Extension Service will also hold informational meetings for gardeners and farmers on how to control slugs, snails and rats which carry the rat lungworm disease: 
  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Kula Elementary School Cafeteria, Maui at 6:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at the UH – Maui College Community Service Building at 5:30 p.m.

Contact:  Kylie or Lynn at ph. 808.244.3242.

♦  UH – College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources –
Mobile Food Safety Field Day – Oahu
Food Safety Modernization Act* GAP * Food Borne Pathogens * Worker Hygiene and Health * Domestic and Wild Animals * Rat Lung Worm Prevention* Agriculture Water * Post Harvest Washing
  • Saturday, April 29, 2017 – Waimanalo Research Station, Oahu – 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
    See flyer