Fall 2016 Spotted Lanternfly Update Recordings are Available
November 28, 2016
More than 300 people attended an update meeting about the invasive insect, the spotted lanternfly, on October 27, 2016 in Bally, PA.
Spotted Lanternfly Management Calendar
November 8, 2016
A timeline of actions to take in the management of the spotted lanternfly.
What To Do If You Find Spotted Lanternfly
August 24, 2016
The spotted lanternfly is an invasive insect that was first found in Pennsylvania in 2014.
Spotted Lanternfly are Hatching: Volunteers Still Needed!
May 12, 2016
Penn State Extension is recruiting property owners to trap and destroy the spotted lanternfly in the quarantined areas of Berks, Bucks, Chester and Montgomery Counties. To participate, volunteers must own property with the preferred host Ailanthus altissima (tree of heaven) trees.
The Spotted Lanternfly: Tips for Handling Yard Waste in Quarantined Areas
April 6, 2016
The invasive spotted lanternfly has been found in four southeastern counties in Pennsylvania. We are trying to eradicate this potential pest. There is a quarantine order in place that prohibits movement of any living life stage of this insect to areas outside of the quarantine area.