Projects

Chronic Wasting Disease

Deer heads - CWD project
©Wildlife Veterinary Epidemiology Laboratory – Illinois Natural History Survey

 

Deer Management Program

Lyme Disease

Tick collection - White-footed mouse
©Wildlife Veterinary Epidemiology Laboratory – Illinois Natural History Survey

Home range of domestic cats

Home range free-roaming cats - Radio telemetry
©Wildlife Veterinary Epidemiology Laboratory – Illinois Natural History Survey

Toxoplasmosis

Toxoplasma gondii - Immunofluorescence
©Wildlife Veterinary Epidemiology Laboratory – Illinois Natural History Survey

River otters

River Otter Necropsy. ©Wildlife Veterinary Epidemiology Laboratory – Illinois Natural History Survey

Leptospirosis

Blood sample from anesthetized raccoon
©Wildlife Veterinary Epidemiology Laboratory – Illinois Natural History Survey

Historical Distribution of Ticks in the State of Illinois

 

Haemosporidian Parasites

Picture from Mississippi Wildlife , Fisheries, & Parks News.