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Suburbs See Uptick In Ticks

Date: 12.06.2010

WBUR Radio Boston produced an 18 minute show about a huge surge in the tick population in the suburbs around Boston. Guest include Rick Ostfeld, disease ecologist and senior scientist at the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies.

From Adam Ragusea post on :"Those of us who live in the city often feel as though we're under siege from various things like congestion, noise, traffic and sometimes even violence. But those who live in the suburbs have been under a siege of their own in recent years — from ticks.

Direct link to audio show on || Direct link to Adam Ragusea post on