The Web of Life: The Effect of the Invasive Berberis thunbergii on Ixodes scapularis

Message from the Editor: Hello readers! We really appreciate your input on the students' research. Please share your opinion on the science and the writing of the paper on our Forum. Abstract: The Japanese barberry is an invasive plant, meaning it thrives in foreign environments by overpowering the area’s native plants. Barberry lowers the pH of the soil, thus making the environment too hostile for indigenous plants. It attracts deer ticks. This experiment observes how […]