Native Plants in the Landscape - The Invasive Spotted Lanternfly: Effects and Mgmt in PA

Start Date
06/08/2018
End Date
06/08/2018
Description
The invasive insect, the spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) was first discovered in Pennsylvania in 2014. This session will discuss why we are concerned about it, and offers an opportunity to learn about its life cycle, management options and what regulations are in place to try to slow the spread.
Location
Millersville, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Agriculture / Local Food Production
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
1. Participants will learn about the ways the spotted lanternfly threatens crops, trees and quality of life in Pennsylvania.
2. Participants will be able to identify spotted lanternfly in all life stages.
3. Participants will learn about things they can do to prevent spreading spotted lanternfly to new areas.
Instructors
Emelie Swackhamer
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Course Codes
Provider
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve


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