Links to related websites

State government websites

Locust related websites

  • Desert Locust Watch - The Locust and Other Migratory Pests Group of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) website, providing monitoring and early warning information for Desert locusts across north Africa and Asia.

  • Orthoptera Species File - taxonomic database of the world's orthopteroid insects.

  • Biological control of locusts and grasshoppers - Lutte Biologique contre les Locustes et les Sauteriaux (LUBILOSA) West African locust control program.

Entomological websites

Australian weather and environment websites

  • Bureau of Meteorology - Australian Government site for all current weather and flood information,  short term and seasonal forecasts, and a range of weather data.

  • Department of the Environment - Australian Government site containing information on the Australian environment and water resources.

  • The Long Paddock - Queensland Government site containing a large range of information on the climate, including seasonal rainfall outlooks based on the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI), vegetation condition, rainfall and current drought conditions.