Bay Area Lyme Foundation: “According to a new study, disease-carrying ticks are abundant in beach areas, such as in wooded areas.”
Daniel Salkeld, PhD, Research Scientist, Colorado State University.
John Aucott, MD, director, Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center.
Kirsten Stein, Board Member, Bay Area Lyme Foundation.
Weather.com: “The warmest winter on record to date for some generally cold places in the Lower 48.”
Pest.org: “Tick forecast 2021”.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology: “A Review of the Prevalence and Diversity of Tick-borne Pathogens in Ixodes pacificus Tick Detection in California.”
The Washington Post: “Study finds Lyme-carrying ticks near beaches and ‘pretty much everywhere we’ve looked’.”
CDC: “Lyme Disease,” “Tick Removal and Testing,” “How Many People Get Lyme Disease?” “Surveillance for Lyme Disease – United States, 1992-2006.”
EPA: “Repellents: protection against mosquitoes, ticks and other arthropods.”
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