Lyme disease http://wxpr.org en Damp Weather May Encourage Tick Populations http://wxpr.org/post/damp-weather-may-encourage-tick-populations <p>If you’ve walked in the woods or in long grass lately…you may have noticed more ticks than usual. &nbsp;</p><p>Entomologists report the recent warm and damp weather could cause an upsurge in tick populations in Wisconsin.&nbsp; Rob Deede from the Oneida County Health Department says the best way to prevent tick-borne illnesses is to keep the ticks off in the first place.</p> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 20:15:46 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 3504 at http://wxpr.org Damp Weather May Encourage Tick Populations