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13 and 17 is Very Weird: Periodical Cicadas with Kacie Athey

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The cicadas are emerging, times two! Join us as we explore the upcoming periodical cicada emergence in Illinois with entomologist Kacie Athey. In this episode, we discuss the 17-year and 13-year life cycle of these insects, their impact on the local ecosystem, and what Illinois residents can expect during this natural event. 

Visit these sites to learn more about Periodical Cicadas: 
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