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News - April 13, 2018

A plague of caterpillars hits Mountain View

Unusual weather fuels an explosion of hairy crawlers all over town

by Kevin Forestieri

It's hard to get around town without running into them. Hordes of hairy caterpillars, freshly hatched after a warm February, can be found all over Mountain View and neighboring cities dangling down tree branches and wriggling on cars, playgrounds and garbage bins, leaving behind trails of stringy silk.

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