The Impacts of Climate Change on Ticks and Tick-Borne Disease Risk.

@article{Gilbert2021TheIO,
  title={The Impacts of Climate Change on Ticks and Tick-Borne Disease Risk.},
  author={Lucy Gilbert},
  journal={Annual review of entomology},
  year={2021},
  volume={66},
  pages={
          373-388
        }
}
  • L. Gilbert
  • Published 7 January 2021
  • Environmental Science
  • Annual review of entomology
Ticks exist on all continents and carry more zoonotic pathogens than any other type of vector. Ticks spend most of their lives in the external environment away from the host and are thus expected to be affected by changes in climate. Most empirical and theoretical studies demonstrate or predict range shifts or increases in ticks and tick-borne diseases, but there can be a lot of heterogeneity in such predictions. Tick-borne disease systems are complex, and determining whether changes are due to… 
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