Ehrlichia spp. Forecast 2018

20180412 Capc Forecast Maps Ehr

Nationwide, the high prevalence areas for ehrlichiosis are less well-defined compared to other vector-borne pathogens. The maps represent multiples species of genus Ehrlichia that have differing geographical ranges. Nonetheless, prevalence is expected to be above normal for the majority of the United States. Highlights include those listed below.

  • Oklahoma, Missouri, and Arkansas are forecasted to see a very active 2018.
  • Southern Virginia and Northern North Carolina are forecasted to be more active than normal.