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We Don’t Have Cicadas, but We Have These

Sometimes they're called "road popcorn"

Photo credit: Joel Herzberg, BLM cadastral surveyor www.blm.gov/or/index.php

Mormon crickets have sometimes been called “Idaho crickets,” or “mountain crickets.”

They are considered an invasive species.

More about Mormon crickets here: https://www.idahostatesman.com/living/religion/article169463492.html

P.S. We DO have cicadas in Idaho, but nothing like the broods that emerge in the East.

~Debbie

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