Living With Hurricanes

Cockroach Darkens a Doorstep

Hurricane Matthew has caused devastation on Cuba, Haiti, the Bahamas and is now on the East Coast of the US. What effect do hurricanes have on insects? Hurricane can cause flooding from storm surge and damage to vegetation with high winds. Most insects are small enough to find suitable harborage during the storms and can adapt to conditions after the storm. Some insect populations will suffer direct mortality from adverse environmental conditions. However,…

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