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Transmitted Tick Diseases

Tick bite

List of Tick Transferred Diseases The following is a List of Diseases that can be transferred via a single tick bite. In the United States, some ticks carry pathogens that can cause human disease, including: Anaplasmosis is transmitted to humans by tick bites primarily from the blacklegged tick (Ixodes scapularis) in the northeastern and upper […]

10 Myths About Wild Bears

Brown Bear Running

10 Myths that may Save your Life when it comes to Knowing, Encountering and Understanding bears.  Photo Credit: I, Malene via Wikimedia Commons Myth #1:  Bears are Aggressive and Unpredictable Fact: Bears actually exhibit body language and vocal cues that tend to offer clues about their intentions.  For example: Huffing and slapping the ground are […]

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