Duct Tape for the great out doors, even your back yard
We thought we knew most every useless fact about duct tape there is. Here's one we missed, originally posted 24 February 2012 by Washington University in St. Louis. (To our credit, it was a busy year. We were doing the Tuktoyuktuk Ice Road in February)
The article is about tick populations in general but they point out how well duct tape is for collecting same.
More currently posted is one from The Bangor Daily News. A great paper, even if hard copies don't make it down to Hillburn NY
Use this duct tape trick to protect yourself from tick bites: