NatureScot Blog post about the TickSolve project

February 2023 - Deer, Ticks, Lyme Disease and Ticksolve

NatureScot posted a blog about TickSolve and the deer captures at the Muir of Dinnet Nature Reserve.

January/February 2023 - Deer trapping begins in Aberdeenshire

Early January 2023 has seen the intial deer capture and tracking take place across the Aberdeenshire study site.
Vounteers have been trained to set-up and closely monitor deer nets across key deer routes, as well as receiving training in how to correctly restrain a captured deer while it is checked for ticks and a tracking collar attached.