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Desert Locust risk maps - 2014

3 July. Locust threat remains in Saudi Arabia

Breeding has nearly ended in Saudi Arabia but hopper bands and swarms may form. Caution levels are in effect for Yemen, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Sudan that may be affected by a few small swarms.

3 July. Locust threat remains in Saudi Arabia

5 May. Locust threat shifts to spring breeding areas

Control operations are required to reduce the threat to crops in eastern Ethiopia, the interior of Saudi Arabia and, to a lesser extent, in northern Oman and southeast Iran.

5 May. Locust threat shifts to spring breeding areas

3 February. Serious situation along the Red Sea coast and Horn of Africa

There is an increased risk to countries along the Red Sea and the Horn of Africa due to breeding and swarm movement from northwest Somalia.

3 February. Serious situation along the Red Sea coast and Horn of Africa