Meeting Reports and Presentations


Spotted Lanternfly Virtual Symposium (May 15, 2020)

Featuring the latest research on this invasive insect, sponsored by the SCRI spotted lanternfly group. Watch the recording and download the agenda (PDF).

Working Group Meetings

2019 Spotted Lanternfly Working Group Meeting (Oct. 29, 2019, PSU FREC, Biglerville, PA)

Meeting Agenda and Video of Presentations

2018 Spotted Lanternfly Working Group Meeting (July 16–17, 2018, Albright College, Reading, PA)

Meeting Agenda (PDF)

Meeting Notes (PDF)


Discovery of Spotted Lanternfly in Pennsylvania (PDF, 7.9 MB)—Sven-Erik Spichiger (Pa. Dept. of Agriculture)

USDA PDA Penn State Control Plan (PDF, 3.0 MB)—Leo Donovall (USDA-APHIS)

USDA-APHIS Research Update (PDF, 5.7 MB)—Miriam Cooperband (USDA-APHIS)

Penn State Research Update (PDF)—Julie Urban (Penn State)

Virginia Tech Research Update (PDF, 4.0 MB)—Doug Pfeiffer (Virginia Tech)

Population Dynamics and Economic Impact (PDF)—Matt Helmus (Temple University)

Regulatory Guidelines in Pennsylvania (PDF, 3.1 MB)—Dana Rhodes (Pa. Dept. of Agriculture)

Spotted Lanternfly Inspections in New York (PDF)—Ethan Angell (New York State Dept. of Agriculture and Markets)

Penn State Extension Update (PDF)—Heather Leach (Penn State)

Spotted Lanternfly IPM Outreach and Management in New York (PDF)—Tim Weigle (Cornell University)

Economic Impact of Spotted Lanternfly (PDF)—Jay Harper (Penn State)

Biological Control of Lycorma (PDF)—Kim Hoelmer (USDA-ARS)

Spotted Lanternfly Environmental DNA Surveys (PDF)—Julie Lockwood (Rutgers University)

USDA-ARS Spotted Lanternfly Activities and Objectives (PDF)—Tracy Leskey (USDA-ARS)

NYS IPM Program Spotted Lanternfly Outreach Group

NYS Spotted Lanternfly Educators Forum—recording of virtual meeting held on July 21, 2020.