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Formosan Termites

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Formosan Termites

Formosan Termites

Formosan Termites

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's John Burnett reports an unusually aggressive and destructive species of termite is devouring New Orleans French Quarter. Scientists are trying some novel approaches to try to defeat the pests before they destroy the city's historical and cultural heritage.