Harsh Northeast winter no hindrance to hungry ticks

Article from Washington Post- posted April 16, 2015

“Researchers focused on ticks and the debilitating diseases they spread say the heavy snow that blanketed the Northeast this winter was like a cozy quilt for baby blacklegged ticks that are now questing for blood as the weather warms up. And a researcher at New York’s Binghamton University said Lyme disease-infected ticks aren’t just in forests and fields.” The article also addresses the fat that researchers are finding ticks everywhere and not just in the woods!

Read the entire article here.

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