Insect infestation in Liberia

Millions of invading caterpillars have forced thousands of Bong County residents to flee their homes and the situation is getting worse. The caterpillars, also known as army worms, have destroyed crops, entered houses and contaminated water sources with their faeces.

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Disaster Information
Name: 
Insect infestation in Liberia
Region: 
Liberia
Occurance Date: 
15/01/2009