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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

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Impacts of climate change in Switzerland: Study

14 Mar 2014, WSL

Southern Switzerland emerges as a hotspot of the effects of climate change, according to a new study, 'CH2014-Impacts'. Among its findings, bark beetle is putting spruce trees all over Switzerland under increasing pressure as an additional generation of pests could hatch each year due to the rising temperatures...



Number of insect-infestation occured (reported)

Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database

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