Ace environmental reporter Jim O'Neill of The Record writes:
When the 17-year cicadas actually emerge in our North Jersey area, I want to do a follow-up on the story that The Record published last Friday.
If any of you see cicadas, please send me a quick email about how many, location, etc? That would be incredibly helpful.
Given how warm it was today, I'm thinking the soil temp could have gotten pretty close to the magic 64 degrees and we could have them emerge tonight or tomorrow night. Thanks for any help!! My email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Here's a link to Friday's story: