Millions of Australian spiders gather and spin new webs to escape flooding

By Abraham Piper

From International Business Times

The flood is finally over for Wagga Wagga residents. However, damages of properties, loss of lives and injuries will remain in the memories of the people….

While everyone is looking at re-establishing properties, countless hairy-legged critters are busying rebuilding their homes.

To keep themselves away from the floodwater that swept through towns and nearby paddocks, native spiders found a way to secure themselves by flying up while spinning webs making homes to a higher ground.

RelatedThe exact same thing in Pakistan, 2010