Spotted Lanternfly Public Meetings
When: November 20, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: The Penn State Center Philadelphia
675 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106
registration deadline: November 20, 2018
Lycorma delicatula, commonly known as the Spotted Lanternfly (SLF), is a new invasive insect that has spread throughout southeastern Pennsylvania since its discovery in Berks County in 2014. SLF presents a significant threat to Pennsylvania agriculture, including the grape, tree-fruit, hardwood and nursery industries, which collectively are worth nearly $18 billion to the state's economy.
The public can do a great deal to stop the spread of this invasive insect. Learn more at a public meeting near you. Select an available date and location from the dropdown.
Don't see a meeting coming up in your community? Call your local Penn State Extension office to request a meeting.
- How to identify spotted lanternfly
- Impacts to local industry and communities
- Current quarantine area in Pennsylvania
- Actions you can take to help stop the spread
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