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A new publication from Penn State Extension is a must-read for those who want the latest information about the spotted lanternfly. 

The USDA awarded nearly $1 million for a program to use satellite remote sensing to learn more about the spotted lanternfly.

Indiana County Conservation District demonstrated how to use a circle trap to eliminate spotted lanternflies without harming other wildlife. 

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture has added 11 counties to Pennsylvania’s spotted lanternfly quarantine zone, bringing the total to 45 counties. 

Penn State University dispels myths and persistent fallacies about the spotted lanternfly to help those wishing to learn about and combat the pest.

Ohio Department of Agriculture announced a spotted lanternfly quarantine in Jefferson and Cuyahoga counties in Ohio where there are established populations.

A fourth county — Hampshire County — in addition to Jefferson, Berkeley and Mineral, in West Virginia that hosts the spotted lanternfly.

Penn State is asking visitors, especially those coming from areas in which spotted lanternfly is established, to take precautions before traveling.

The Ohio Department of Agriculture confirmed Sept. 2 that a population of the invasive spotted lanternfly was found in Cleveland near the end of August. This insect feeds on grapevines and fruit trees, in addition to other plants, making it a major concern for the grape and wine industries.

A population of the invasive spotted lanternfly has been found on the east side of Cleveland. The initial discovery was made Aug. 26.