locust swarms

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Subject: locust swarms
From: "Gary Wright" <>
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 2004 10:11:01 +1030
what about the negative effect of bird kill from spraying?  We had locust plague here approximately three years ago(here being Wilmington Flinders rAnges) and many bird species have not recovered.  Examples are red capped robin, southern whiteface and brown treecreeper.  These birds used to be common here-now not so
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