May 27, 2020

Conservation Districts Join the Battle Against the Bug!

In Pennsylvania, Penn State Extension and the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture have led the effort in education, control methods, and research of the spotted lanternfly. To meet grant goals and expand the effort, multiple conservation districts across Pennsylvania have received sub-grant funding. Locally, the Lancaster County Conservation District is one of these included. Joseph Robinson and Amanda Goldsmith, the Spotted Lanternfly Technicians in Lancaster County, will be working with municipalities and landowners to help them fund spotted lanternfly treatment. The District has a Municipality Reimbursement Program set up for any tree of heaven treatment or spotted lanternfly treatment done on […]