Insect Apocalypse Now?

Insect apocalypse? Not so fast, at least in North America

Iowa Climate Science Education

In recent years, the notion of an insect apocalypse has become a hot topic in the conservation science community and has captured the public’s attention. Scientists who warn that this catastrophe is unfolding assert that arthropods – a large category of invertebrates that includes insects – are rapidly declining, perhaps signaling a general collapse of ecosystems across the world…. (continued)

http://iowaclimate.org/2020/08/12/insect-apocalypse-not-so-fast-at-least-in-north-america/

— Read on iowaclimate.org/2020/08/12/insect-apocalypse-not-so-fast-at-least-in-north-america/

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8 comments

  1. Hehehe, we’re living in an unfortunate period where multiple different potential catastrophes are unfolding at the same time 😄. There are so many things going wrong all I can do is laugh 🤦‍♂️. It’s a slow-motion apocalypse! Slow-motion for now…

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