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TGIF-wood ticks

There are reports of wood ticks being picked up on people here in the Nicola Valley. People that have dogs may want to check themselves and children for the creature. 230 more words

Environment

The hits keep coming. Poll: MSNBC still sucks. Like, the MOST.

Quick hit:  Rachel Maddow makes a reported $7 Million per year, a mill or so more than Megyn Kelly.  Reading a lib site Mediate the other day, it looks like Fox is getting Rachel’s money worth.   111 more words

Finding Minnesota: Wood Tick Racing In Cuyuna

CUYUNA, Minn. (WCCO) — Our long, harsh winter did nothing to control the tick population in Minnesota.

In fact, the heavy snow insulated the ticks on all those days the temperatures dipped below zero. 271 more words

News

Saskatchewan - Chaplin Lake - 5th June 2014

We had originally planned 2 days at Chaplin Lake but we cancelled the day long trip into the prairies after our tick experience. However we did not avoid them! 455 more words

Saskatchewan - Condie Nature Refuge - 30th May 2014

Condie is a small reserve just north of Regina based around a reservoir with a small creek nearby giving a mixture of water, meadows and boggy areas. 223 more words

Heating Hazards of NWO

[Scribal Caution: This is not pleasant reading/viewing for insectiphobes.]

The temperatures have been high this week, into the high 20C range (low 80s for my American friends). 517 more words

On The Campbell 'Estate'

Mosquitoes and Wood Ticks and Fleas...Oh My! - Part 2

Last week we took a look at the “Mosquitoes” portion of the summer pestification of pets  (go here for Part 1).  We also promised an outline of Wood Ticks and Fleas and what to do about them.  1,112 more words

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