Brood X: 'Trillions' of cicadas to emerge after 17 years

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New York Local Video Station
New York Local Video Station


Trillions of cicadas are set to emerge from underground in April or May in 15 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, from Illinois east to New York and New Jersey and south into Tennessee and Georgia.The appearance of the group known as Brood X follows a period of 17 years of living underground, feeding on tree roots.