Response to letter regarding article "How far north are migrant birds transporting the tick Ixodes scapularis in Canada? Insights from stable hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers".

TitleResponse to letter regarding article "How far north are migrant birds transporting the tick Ixodes scapularis in Canada? Insights from stable hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers".
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsOgden NH, Barker IK, Francis CM, Heagy A, Lindsay LR, Hobson KA
JournalTicks Tick Borne Dis
Volume7
Issue2
Start Page329
Date Published03/2016
KeywordsIxodes scapularis; Lyme disease; Migratory birds; Range expansion
Abstract

In this letter we respond to correspondence and clarify the intent and importance of our article.

URLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26776880
DOI10.1016/j.ttbdis.2015.12.002