Date: 10/9/19 6:38 pm
From: JAMES SPEICHER <jugornought...>
Subject: [MDBirding] Possums hoovering up ticks
On 10/9/19, 'TOM BEAL' via Maryland & DC Birding <mdbirding...>
> This is sad. Possum consume lots of ticks, the bane of birdwatchers.

I was skeptical, but it seems to be TRUE:
https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/opossums-kill-ticks-inhibit-the-spread-of-lyme-disease/

I've gone Hummerless for >10 days...

Jim Speicher
BroadRun/Burkittsville area
[FR] Frederick County
WA Co. MOS member
C&O count coordinator

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