Preventing desert locust plagues: optimizing management interventions

@article{vanHuis2007PreventingDL,
  title={Preventing desert locust plagues: optimizing management interventions},
  author={Arnold van Huis and Keith Cressman and J. I. Magor},
  journal={Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata},
  year={2007},
  volume={122}
}
Solitarious desert locusts, Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål) (Orthoptera: Acrididae), inhabit the central, arid, and semi‐arid parts of the species’ invasion area in Africa, the Middle East, and South‐West Asia. Their annual migration circuit takes them downwind to breed sequentially where winter, spring, and summer rains fall. In many years, sparse and erratic seasonal rains support phase change and local outbreaks at only a few sites. Less frequently, seasonal rains are widespread, frequent… 
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