Each year there is discussion about ticks. Here are some websites that describe ticks, lyme disease, prevention and treatment. Like lots of other things, an ounce
of prevention is worth a pound of cure. When properly prepared and informed, we needn't be overly concerned about ticks. Here are the websites:
How to Avoid Ticks When Hiking
How do I identify different ticks?
"Why this year's tick season will be really bad", TODAY Health, April 13 2012