Spotted Lanternfly

The Spotted Lanternfly (SLF), is a new invasive insect to the United States that has spread throughout southeastern Pennsylvania since its discovery in 2014. SLF presents a significant threat to Pennsylvania agriculture and can cause tremendous property damage if left unchecked. SLF made its presence known in Bethel Township in the summer of 2019. Residents are encouraged to take action against the Spotted Lanternfly by using the resources below. For more information, please visit https://extension.psu.edu/spotted-lanternfly.