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Table 1 Woodland type, altitude, growing degree-days and deer dung index for 25 study sites across Scotland

From: Heterogeneity in the abundance and distribution of Ixodes ricinus and Borrelia burgdorferi (sensu lato) in Scotland: implications for risk prediction

Site Year Woodland type Mean altitude (m) Growing degree-days Deer dung index 2012 (2013)
SW 2012 Coniferous 70 134,134 0.45
GL 2012 Deciduous 85 89,549 0.15
MCP 2012 Deciduous 118 125,045 0.05
LK 2012 Deciduous 300 91,168 0.05
HG 2012 Coniferous 133 130,502 0.00
BR 2012 Coniferous 89 104,415 0.10
CA 2012 Deciduous 117 122,919 0.00
CG 2012 Deciduous 262 100,233 0.00
CL 2012 Coniferous 293 105,822 0.05
FF 2012 Deciduous 47 141,376 0.00
GA 2012 Coniferous 243 95,511 0.00
GF 2012 Coniferous 130 146,246 0.00
IW 2012 Deciduous 92 135,780 0.00
KN 2012 Coniferous 75 115,821 0.10
LS 2012 Deciduous 15 142,322 0.00
PC 2012 Coniferous 250 76,429 0.05
PV 2012 Deciduous 60 122,324 0.05
CB 2012 Deciduous 30 122,197 0.20
MF 2012 Deciduous 125 na 0.00
COM 2012/3 Coniferous 154 112,953 0.00 (0.00)
CR 2012/3 Deciduous 231 96,798 0.05 (0.10)
DR 2012/3 Deciduous 82 94,397 0.00 (0.00)
TB 2012/3 Deciduous 50 127,111 0.00 (0.08)
WB 2012/3 Coniferous 200 105,889 0.00 (0.13)
FZ 2012/3 Coniferous 170 89,892 0.05 (0.00)