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Insect Infestation

Spreading or swarming in of various kinds of insects over or in a troublesome manner. Proliferation of insects or animal pests affecting communities, agriculture, cattle or stored perishable goods; for example locusts, African bees, etc. source: GLIDE

How pine beetles can predict the future of climate change

2 Jul 2014, GreenBiz

'Much of the attention is actually turning away from basic research to the more applied side,' said Robert Oglesby, a climate scientist at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln in an interview with GreenBiz. 'What are the impacts of these climate changes going to be, using high-resolution climate model downscaling?'...



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Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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