/ Cool Nature Photos #1,601
- Mar 5, 2019
- Monroeville, PA
- RK24H, Gravely 8123
Now I said keep the BEAUTIFUL PICS coming..... that's just nasty!Some not-so-beautiful pics...kind of gross actually. Most of you are fortunate in that you never have had to deal with Mormon cricket infestations. We've been dealing with them for about 5 years straight now. The ground turns black with them when they begin to migrate, looking for green stuff to eat. When they are done only stubble is left.
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When they move in mass across the highways their bodies cause the road surface to become greasy and slick when they are run over and crushed, causing accidents...not to mention the stink as the desert sun broils their carcasses.
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All law enforcement can do is put up warning signs; the Federal government (these things are mainly on Federal public lands; 87% of Nevada is public land administered by the Federal government) claims they are "part of the ecosystem" and will do nothing about them.
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Beautiful macro shots! What are you using?Some more macro shots from recently.
Thanks.Beautiful macro shots! What are you using?