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After 17 Years Underground, Millions of Cicadas Set to Emerge

Source: Allen Kim, ctvnews.ca, May 25, 2020

While harmless to humans, Cicadas pose a danger to orchids, vines and trees due to the egg-laying habits of its females.

As if we didn’t have enough to worry about with giant murder hornets invading the U.S. and a global pandemic, millions of 17-year cicadas will emerge from the ground this year.

As many as 1.5 million cicadas per acre may emerge, and people living in Southwest Virginia, parts of North Carolina and West Virginia could witness this unique phenomenon, Virginia Tech says in a news release.

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