Locusts plague spreading in C China's bamboo forests

2013-08-09 02:44:03 GMT2013-08-09 10:44:03(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English
A heron flies over a bamboo forest attacked by locusts in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga) A heron flies over a bamboo forest attacked by locusts in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga)
Locusts are caught in the trap in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga) Locusts are caught in the trap in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga)
Locusts are seen in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga) Locusts are seen in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga)
A working staff sprays pesticides to kill locusts in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga) A working staff sprays pesticides to kill locusts in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga)
A working staff shows locusts caught in the trap in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga) A working staff shows locusts caught in the trap in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 8, 2013. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga)
Combo photo taken on Aug. 8, 2013 shows bamboo leaves attacked by locusts (up) and locusts caught in the trap (bottom) in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga) Combo photo taken on Aug. 8, 2013 shows bamboo leaves attacked by locusts (up) and locusts caught in the trap (bottom) in a bamboo forest in Wutan Township of Yiyang City, central China's Hunan Province. A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently. (Xinhua/Li Ga)

A plague of locusts is spreading in bamboo forests in parts of the province, due to the continuous heat and drought recently.

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