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PRO/AH/EDR> Invasive tick – USA: (NY)

Pests -- United StatesMore Asian longhorned ticks are being found in Staten Island parks after a new study showed the number of ticks increased nearly 12 times from 2017 to 2018.Researchers from Columbia University, who have been surveying the borough the last 2 summers, found a significant rise in the number of Asian longhorned ticks spotted in borough parks, from 190 ticks in 2017 to 2238 ticks in 2018. These numbers include ticks in the larvae, nymph, and adult life stages, according to the study.The Read more [...]