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Table 1 Number of tick drag samples by treatment, site, and year for Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket

From: The effectiveness of permethrin-treated deer stations for control of the Lyme disease vector Ixodes scapularis on Cape Cod and the islands: a five-year experiment

    No. of Number of drag samples
   Site 4-Posters 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Cape cod Control Burgess - 150 170 130 180 180
   Jehu Pond - 60 180 90 150 180
   Punk Horn - 60 180 90 180 180
   Syrjala - 150 150 90 180 180
  Treated Bells Neck 4 120 180 90 180 180
   Bridge Creek 4 150 150 60 180 180
   Dennis Pond 4 150 180 90 150 180
   Shawme Crowell 6 150 180 90 180 180
Martha's vineyard Control Fulling Mill - 80 180 90 150 180
   Sepiessa Point - 60 180 90 150 180
  Treated Cedar Tree Neck 15 90 180 90 150 180
   Chappaquiddick 5 90 180 90 150 180
Nantucket Control Almanack Pond - 30 140 90 160 180
  Treated Loring Nature Center 4 60 150 90 180 180