|Title||Linkages of Weather and Climate With Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae), Enzootic Transmission of Borrelia burgdorferi, and Lyme Disease in North America|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2016|
|Authors||Eisen RJ, Eisen L, Ogden NH, Beard CB|
|Journal||J Med Entomol|
We conclude that meteorological variables are most influential in determining host-seeking phenology and development, but, while remaining important cofactors, additional variables become critical when exploring geographic distribution and local abundance of ticks, enzootic transmission of B. burgdorferi, and Lyme disease case occurrence.