VIDEO: Swarm of locusts plagues Madagascar

By StaffRYOT News March 28, 2013 at 11:35 am
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A plague of locusts has descended upon Madagascar, threatening crops and making an already severe hunger crisis even worse, according to the United Nations.

The situation is so severe that the plant-devouring insects could lead 60% of the nation’s population to face hunger.

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RYOT NOTE: This is crazy!  These locusts are causing serious hunger issues in Madagascar. The good news is, you can help. The World Food Program is tackling the issue, raising awareness and preparing to respond. You can support their efforts and help the people of Madagascar by donating, or by sharing this story.

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