|Title||Analyzing the Potential Risk of Climate Change on Lyme Disease in Eastern Ontario, Canada Using Time Series Remotely Sensed Temperature Data and Tick Population Modelling|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2017|
|Authors||Cheng, A, Chen, D, Woodstock, K, Ogden, NH, Wu, X, Wu, J|
|Keywords||Lyme disease; climate change; Ixodes scapularis; MODIS temperature product; remote sensing; mathematic population modeling|
This study provides evidence that climate change has facilitated the northward expansion of black-legged tick populations’ geographic range over the past decade.