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Feedback wanted from orienteers in Scotland for tick research project

Have you spotted the SOA website article on reporting ticks for a research project?

REGULAR SERIES ON WED EVENINGS

the-sun...SUMMER SERIES
...Four courses from easy to hard

Urban Series...URBAN SPRINTS
...One course TD3/medium difficulty

Deeside Night Cup...DEESIDE NIGHT CUP
...(in conjunction with Maroc)
...Two courses both TD5/hard
stopwatch_311691...FOREST SPRINTS
...(in conjunction with Maroc)
...One course TD3/medium difficulty

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TICK AWARENESS AND TREE DISEASES

green_tick_symbolTicks (no not this kind, the bad kind) just love to move in on unsuspecting orienteers. Here's a brief guide on what to look for and how to remove the wee critters.
Scotland is still suffering outbreaks of tree diseases and we can do our bit to help stop the spread and also continue good working relationships with landowners whose land we use by following the guidelines given here.
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  • World University Orienteering Champs 2018
    Next up in the international competitions over the summer are the World University Orienteering Championships, held every other year, this year's are in Kuortane, Finland.
  • Tick Research Project
    Tick bites and Lyme disease are always a concern when spending time outdoors. Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) and the University of Edinburgh are carrying out a citizen science project to improve predictive mapping of the risk of tick bites and Lyme disease in Scotland. The project involves recruiting volunteers to report the number of ticks or tick bites th […]
  • SOUL - Menziehill 8 July
    The 5th event in the Scottish Orienteering Urban League (SOUL) was on July 8th in an exciting new area: Menziehill, Dundee. Menziehill was mapped last year for the British Squad as a world champs training area, used in particular by the now European Sprint Bronze medalist Kris Jones (FVO).    Round 5 in this year's league was organised by Tayside orient […]