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Mutant Midgies! Flee! Save yourselves!

Mutant Midgies! Flee! Save yourselves!


Postby Caberfeidh » Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:06 pm

A new strain of midgie has emerged in Scotland ~ flee now while you can! https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-51488783
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Re: Mutant Midgies! Flee! Save yourselves!

Postby crfishwick » Fri Feb 14, 2020 5:05 am

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Re: Mutant Midgies! Flee! Save yourselves!

Postby CharlesT » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:55 am

Caberfeidh wrote:A new strain of midgie has emerged in Scotland ~ flee now while you can! https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-51488783

My dearest Cab, with the greatest respect these are fungus gnats and are of no danger to humans. We have enough fauna in The Highlands to be afeared of without seeking to add more. :roll:
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Re: Mutant Midgies! Flee! Save yourselves!

Postby crfishwick » Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:39 am

CharlesT wrote:
Caberfeidh wrote:A new strain of midgie has emerged in Scotland ~ flee now while you can! https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-51488783

My dearest Cab, with the greatest respect these are fungus gnats and are of no danger to humans. We have enough fauna in The Highlands to be afeared of without seeking to add more. :roll:

Deleted my post but you have reiterated my view. :lol: Did not want cause a controversy!
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