Cicada Swarm About to Emerge in Parts of Pennsylvania, Ohio

The insects have been waiting underground for nearly two decades, and millions are about to make their debut.

  • Published 2 May 2019

PITTSBURGH (AP) — With their bulging red eyes and deafening mating song, the 17-year cicadas are about to emerge. The insects have been waiting underground for nearly two decades, and millions are about to make their debut around western Pennsylvania, parts of eastern Ohio and a small swath of West Virginia. Penn State Extension horticulture educator Sandy Feather tells the Tribune Review it takes several days of temperatures above 60 degrees Fahrenheit (15.5 degrees Celsius)… Read at AP News