Newshopper of the Grasshopper Specialist Group available

19 August 2014 | Article

The latest Newshopper of the IUCN SSC Grasshopper Specialist Group is available. You can download it from here.

Our latest Newshopper contains a couple of interesting stories on the conservation of grasshoppers, crickets, bush-crickets, mantids and phasmids. You will find for example an interesting story on the conservation status of South African bush-crickets, a story on the recent conservation planning workshop for the Crau Plain Grasshopper, an article on Orthoptera in the cloud forests of the Seychelles, a story on the successful translocation of the Mercury Islands Tusked Weta, on the Lord Howe Island Stick insect recovery and the discovery of the amazing Lila Downs Grasshopper in Mexico.