Date: 5/8/19 12:01 pm
From: Jim <epiphenomenon9...>
Subject: Re: [MDBirding] Be careful - ticks
Yes, I do the same and agree it seems to help (regardless of where you are
traveling). But watched about ten ticks crawling up my
Permithrin-sprayed pants last week.

On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 2:52 PM Gail Mackiernan <katahdinss...>
wrote:

> We do a lot of international traveling and always spray our birding pants
> and socks with permethrin before trips. It helps with both ticks and
> chiggers...
>
> Gail Mackiernan
> Colesville, Md
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On May 8, 2019, at 2:43 PM, Jim <epiphenomenon9...> wrote:
>
> Yes, I have been worrying that it might be a banner year for ticks in
> Maryland. I take various precautions, and have only been bitten once in my
> previous 10 years. But I have already been bitten twice this year – once
> by a Lone Star Tick in late March in Calvert County, and once by one of the
> ticks that carries Lyme disease in PG County (Patuxent refuge South tract,
> power line cut) two weeks ago.
>
> Besides doing an obvious tick check on your body, don't forget they may be
> lurking on clothes or bags--tumbling items in a hot dryer is supposed to
> kill them.
>
> Jim Moore
> Rockville
>
> On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 1:46 PM Ed Vigezzi <ed.vigezzi...> wrote:
>
>> I know we all know this, but please be careful of ticks.
>>
>> I just left the Green Hills Farm Wetland area and pulled off over 20+
>> from me when I returned to my car. Another 4 when I got home.
>>
>> I have had to deal with one or two over the years, but never like this.
>>
>> Just be careful out there.
>>
>> Good birding!
>>
>> --
>> -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google
>> Group 'Maryland & DC Birding'.
>> To view group guidelines or change email preferences, visit this group on
>> the web at http://www.mdbirding.com
>> Unfamiliar with a hotspot mentioned on this list? Quickly locate it here
>> - http://www.mdbirding.com/hotspot.html
>> ---
>> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups
>> "Maryland & DC Birding" group.
>> To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an
>> email to mdbirding+<unsubscribe...>
>> To view this discussion on the web visit
>> https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/<a9cd5be2-e9c4-468e-862a-acdd5ec1b3f0...>
>> .
>>
> --
> -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google
> Group 'Maryland & DC Birding'.
> To view group guidelines or change email preferences, visit this group on
> the web at http://www.mdbirding.com
> Unfamiliar with a hotspot mentioned on this list? Quickly locate it here -
> http://www.mdbirding.com/hotspot.html
> ---
> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups
> "Maryland & DC Birding" group.
> To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an
> email to mdbirding+<unsubscribe...>
> To view this discussion on the web visit
> https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/CAJRYZdu29%<3DRqDQV4gANv6J2wopRNzxhKwVqc4SHhayUkEO5YAg...>
> <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/CAJRYZdu29%<3DRqDQV4gANv6J2wopRNzxhKwVqc4SHhayUkEO5YAg...>?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer>
> .
>
>

--
-- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Group 'Maryland & DC Birding'.
To view group guidelines or change email preferences, visit this group on the web at http://www.mdbirding.com
Unfamiliar with a hotspot mentioned on this list? Quickly locate it here - http://www.mdbirding.com/hotspot.html
---
You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Maryland & DC Birding" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to mdbirding+<unsubscribe...>
To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/CAJRYZdt1qw8OZFR7%2B%2BzCHZwMECszTL%3DeUBVcSEWtUU%<3DwfXPT9A...>

 
Join us on Facebook!