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Brown Bag Lecture: Invasive Spotted Lanternfly

April 23, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
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Brown Bag Lecture: Invasive Spotted Lanternfly

April 23 , 12:00 PM 1:00 PM EDT

Photo of seven Eastern Spotted Lanternflies on a tree trunk

When: Tuesday, April 23 at 12 p.m.
Where: The Meetinghouse at Stroud Water Research Center (map below)
Cost: FREE and open to the public thanks to our sponsor!
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Bring your own lunch and join us to learn about this threat to Pennsylvania forests and agriculture. RSVPs are optional but appreciated!

Emelie Swackhamer, horticulture educator with Penn State Extension, will present her experience with the Spotted Lanternfly, a new invasive species that threatens agriculture in Pennsylvania.

The spotted lanternfly was first discovered in September 2014 in eastern Pennsylvania. It has potential to impact grapes, stone fruits, ornamental plants, and forest product industries. Early detection is vital for the protection of Pennsylvania businesses and agriculture.

Questions? Contact Jessica Provinski.

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Date:
April 23, 2019
Time:
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT
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Jessica Provinski
Phone:
610-910-0049
Email:
jprovinski@stroudcenter.org

Stroud Water Research Center

970 Spencer Road
Avondale, PA 19311 United States
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