Managing Spotted Lanternfly in the Community Forest
Lycorma delicata (spotted lanternfly) was first found feeding on Ailanthus altissima (Tree of Heaven) in Berks County, PA, in 2014. Emelie Swackhamer, Commercial Horticulture Educator with Penn State Extension, introduces Spotted Lanternfly biology, summarizes current management efforts, and discusses practices the quarantine order requires.
Winand Hock, Ph.D.
David R. Jackson