Brown marmorated stink bugs' threat to New Zealand this summer

Damian Christie looks into the issue. Credit: Aotearoa Science Agency.

New Zealand is on high alert for an invasion this summer as parts of Europe recover from record devastation caused by one of the biggest biological threats to New Zealand - the brown marmorated stink bug.  

As the bugs go into hibernation in the northern hemisphere, the chance of them ending up in New Zealand is higher than ever before.

Damian Christie of the Aotearoa Science Agency looks into the issue.

Watch the video above.

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