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Ticks and Lyme Disease

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Ticks 101:  Ticks in the Northeast:  Biology, Diseases, Management

A guide to recognizing ticks and Lyme disease symptoms as well as how to fight ticks and tick-borne diseases by entomologist Craig Hollingsworth, University of Massachusetts Extension.  This is a handout from Dr. Hollingsworth's May 2013 presentation for Goshen Open Space.

Invasive Plants and Lyme Disease

Lincoln Fish, Bay State Forestry Service, links Lyme disease with the proliferation of ticks that seem to adapt well to invasive plants like Japanese Barberry.  This handout from the Open Space May 2013 program on Lyme disease is a bibliography and guide to invasive eradication.

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