Sunday, 9 May 2010

Saving the Palm trees in Nice #Riviera #France #Nature #Tourism

Nice has yet no palm infested, unlike many coastal communities as Antibes (56 cases), Vallauris (2) or Biot (1).

If 10000 Nice palms seem for the time saved by the larvae of red palm weevil, the threat is approaching. La Ville a présenté vendredi les objectifs d'un comité chargé de cette question environnementale. The City has presented Friday objectives of a committee of this environmental issue.

What has six legs, two antennae, a small snout and a body three inches long, red-orange with black spots on the chest? Is the red palm weevil.  A nasty bug originally from Papua New Guinea, where children are told, are enjoying his big yellow larvae.

Read the rest on NiceMatin (Google Translation)

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