U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced $17.5 million in emergency funding to stop the spread of the spotted lanternfly in southeastern Pennsylvania.
The quarantine area for spotted lanternfly has expanded and changed from municipal to county-level in an effort to protect at-risk areas.
The Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) continues to be a significant landscape pest in southeastern Pennsylvania.
Lycorma delicatula, commonly known as the spotted lanternfly (SLF), is a new invasive insect in southeastern Pennsylvania.
People can reduce the populations of spotted lanternfly on their properties by killing the overwintering eggs.