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in: CleverSky; CleverSky > 2017-06-03

Jun 4, 2017 1:43 AM # 
Kind of creepy when you stop for a moment and listen and realize it's not rain, but caterpillars chewing...

'81 was indeed eerie.. let's hope it doesn't get that bad.
Jun 4, 2017 1:50 AM # 
A description of that sound is the only time I can recall my father using the word "crap". '81 was horrifying, and I think by this time of the season it was already clear that that was the case. The Billygoat writeup (from May 31) I think said people were coming back covered in caterpillars.
Jun 4, 2017 2:00 AM # 
I remember heading west on I90 from Westfield in early September and the Berkshires looked like mid January - wasn't a leaf on a tree - oaks, hickories, pines, hemlocks - all fully defoliated...

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