Tick Related Information

Active Studies

The CAES is seeking Bethany and Woodbridge residents be involved in a tick management study! Click this link for details: CAES Seeking Tick Study Participants


Information about Tick Testing:

How to Submit a Tick for Testing

Tick Submission Form

General Information about the Tick Testing Laboratory

Guidelines for Municipal and Regional Health Departments


Tick Information and Publications:

Tick Testing FAQ

CAES Tick Brochure

CAES Exotic Tick Brochure

Summaries of Tick Testing (1996-Present)

Fact Sheets on Ticks, Tick Testing, and Lyme Disease

The Prevention of Tick Bite and Tick-Borne Disease: Tick Checks and the Use of Insect Repellent

Tick Management Handbook (Bulletin 1010) by Dr. Kirby C. Stafford III.

An Integrated and Individual Tick Management Program to Reduce Risk of Lyme Disease in a Residential Endemic Areas

Results and Description of the Redding Aerial Deer Survey, 15 February 2013, 0945-1300 Hours

Results and Description of the Redding Aerial Deer Survey, 24 January 2014, 0945-1300 Hours

Redding, CT Aerial Infrared (IR) Deer Survey Results



Tick Precautions Smartphone/Web App

Created by:
Department of Environmental Health and Safety
Yale University

The content contained in this educational app was compiled from a variety of sources, but most notably from The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station.