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May Awareness LDA Guest Blogger, James (Jim) L. Occi, MA, MS: “Scientists Predict a Bad Year for Ticks.” Oh Really? …. the most important reason is that there are very few surveillance programs. How can we predict that any given year is going to have more ticks than another if no one is “counting” ticks???