With winter finally coming to an end, there have been some recent media interests about the threats of mosquito- and tick-borne disease. Here are a couple recent news stories in which we have been involved in:
We want your ticks!
The Medical Entomology lab at Iowa State University offers a FREE tick identification service. We invite anyone that has found a tick on themselves, a family member, or their pet to send their tick(s) for identification. Simply follow the directions and fill out the information on this tick submission form, then send the samples by mail to: