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‘Crazy Worms’ Threaten America’s Trees — And (Gasp!) Our Maple Syrup


By Bill Chappell

June 13, 20217:00 AM ET

Earthworms are often seen as a welcome presence in gardens, and even on fishing hooks. But in the Northeast, experts say invasive “crazy worms” from Asia are creating havoc in forests — and they say the unusual worms are a danger to animals and plants, and especially to sugar maple trees.

Read more… https://www.npr.org/2021/06/13/1005608878/crazy-worms-threaten-americas-trees-and-gasp-our-maple-syrup