Will removing the trees help control bugs, ticks, and other critters?

Ticks prefer long grass in shady areas; however, they can also live on tree branches and shrubs.  The following link provides tick prevention strategies https://www.mass.gov/info-details/tick-borne-disease-prevention

For additional information please consult the Dover Board of Health.

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1. Is there anything I need to do before I cut down trees on my property?
2. Will removing the trees help control bugs, ticks, and other critters?
3. How do I know if I have wetlands on my property?
4. I think my tree has a disease. Who should I call?
5. Can I plant trees on my septic field or next to my wellhead?
6. Is there a resource that can help me identify the types of trees I currently have on my property?
7. Can trees protect my yard from flooding?