“…East Africa faces new locust threat”

” Countries in East Africa are racing against time to prevent new swarms of locusts wreaking havoc with crops and livelihoods after the worst infestation in generations…

Locust swarms have been recorded in the region since biblical times, but unusual weather patterns exacerbated by climate change have created ideal conditions for insect numbers to surge, scientists say.

Warmer seas are creating more rain, wakening dormant eggs, and cyclones that disperse the swarms are getting stronger and more frequent…”

https://news.trust.org/item/20200227122340-3t5r8

Excuse me, fake news hurts my eyes so I had to remove it.

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