Gregarious adults and solitary hoppers
October 18, 2004 6:01 PM Subscribe
Tracking African locust swarms
- a rainy winter and spring in northwestern Africa promised a rich harvest for area farmers, but instead has brought plagues of ravaging locusts
"Swarms of locusts can contain as many as 80 million locusts per square kilometer...a small part of a typical swarm can eat as much food as 2,500 people in a single day."
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