Factsheet on Our Statewide Active Tick Surveillance Program


Encountered a mosquito or tick and want to learn more or report them? See this page.

To see where we are finding ticks and tick-borne disease agents in Illinois, see maps here.


“Ticks and Tick-borne Disease Agents in Illinois”: 30-minute primer on our current knowledge after the first year of statewide tick surveillance and testing. Includes information on ticks and tick-borne disease agents of public health concern in Illinois, tick-bite prevention, and how to access and use the publicly available surveillance maps informed by our lab’s data and hosted at the Illinois Dept. of Public Health website.

“Ticks, Disease, Public Health, and Landscaping Practices”: 50-minute video for Illinois Extension.


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A Synopsis of the Mosquitoes of Illinois


Biennial Report, 2016-2018