Locust Watch
Locusts in Caucasus and Central Asia

Resources

Topic: Locust Programme
The “Project for Improvement of Locust Management (Phase 2)” was signed in late July 2020 between FAO and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to the benefit of six Central Asian countries, Afghanistan,...
Topic: Locust situations
Moroccan Locust (DMA) completed its natural cycle in all countries. Italian and Asian Migratory Locusts (CIT and LMI) were mating and egg-laying in most countries. Generally, the situation became calm. Control campaigns were winding down,...
Topic: Locust situations
Favored by hot and dry weather, Moroccan Locust (DMA) hopper development accelerated in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation and mating and egg-laying took place in the second half of the month. DMA mating and egg-laying gradually...
Topic: Locust Programme
 A Webinar on the development of the current Locust situation globally, in CCA and the Russian Federation, was organized by the FAO Liaison Office with the Russian Federation on 23 June 2020, with the participation...
Topic: Locust situations
Moroccan Locust (DMA) hopper development continued in Azerbaijan and Georgia and finished in most Central Asia (CA) countries followed by fledging, mating and egg-laying. In many countries, particularly in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, anti-locust campaign was...