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Besides Covid, Add The Gulf Coast Tick To Your List Of Concerns

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A new tick to our area, the Gulf Coast tick, can transmit Tidewater spotted fever. It has already ben found in St. Clair County.
A new tick to our area, the Gulf Coast tick, can transmit Tidewater spotted fever. It has already ben found in St. Clair County.

submitted by Clifftop While covid-19 is everyone’s focus, you also need to be aware of a new species of tick that has reached the Midwest. Anecdotal evidence suggests that 2020 has been a banner year for ticks, but experts say that 2021 will likely be worse. The wet weather of the past few months has …

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