Spotted Lanternfly Public Meeting - Philadelphia

November 19, 2019 8:00pm to 9:00pm

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.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

  • 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

Spotted Lanternfly

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Location: Mt. Airy United Fellowship Church (701 W. Johnson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144) View Map

Cost: FREE. Click here to register.

 

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