Blacklegged tick
May 12, 2010Tick Hunting with Landsat, ASTER, and QuickBird

Contributor: Janet Anderson, Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL Using state-of-the-art NASA satellite information, about a dozen students from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Ala., are busy checking state forests for ticks that may carry Lyme disease. The students, participating in a NASA program called DEVELOP, have spent […]