The invasive Spotted Lanternfly is likely to become an unwanted resident in Arlington or Alexandria this year. This pest is making its way south from Pennsylvania, east from Winchester, Virginia, and west from Maryland. Join Kirsten Conrad, Extension Agent for Arlington and City of Alexandria, to learn how to recognize this insect, what to do if you see one, how to report it, and how to manage the damage that it may cause to your landscape and fruit crops.
Zoom session, recorded April 8, 2022
Reporting Spotted Lanternfly Sightings in Arlington And Alexandria
- Use this form to report sightings: https://vce.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5cDOH8Vei9fHWOG
- Or send queries to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Submit physical samples to VCE at 3308 S. Stafford St. Arlington VA 22206
The Virginia Tech ID Lab requires a physical sample from agent. Virginia Tech will notify Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer ServicesVDACS and forward the sample to the USDA for official confirmation
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