New Report: Summer Pests like Ticks, Mosquitoes & Toxic Algae Worsened by Climate Change – National Wildlife Federation


Toxic algae outbreaks like the one that poisoned drinking water in Lake Erie are just one of many summer threats being worsened by manmade climate change, according to a new report from the National Wildlife Federation. Ticked Off: America’s Outdoor Experience and Climate Change explains how deer ticks, tiger mosquitoes and fire ants are getting a boost from warmer temperatures and milder winters – and in the case of poison ivy, from carbon pollution itself.

via New Report: Summer Pests like Ticks, Mosquitoes & Toxic Algae Worsened by Climate Change – National Wildlife Federation.

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