The Growing Locust Crisis

The Growing Locust Crisis

News and Prophecy Staff

The Guardian reports that tropical storms have provided moisture to enable locusts to thrive in the arid North African desert (March 20, 2020). Storms that usually move through the region quickly have stayed longer and come more frequently. A single tropical cyclone can increase locust reproduction 400-fold, but the recent duo of tropical cyclones resulted in an 8,000-fold increase in locusts!

Initial Publication Date: 
03/30/2020 – 1:00am