Insect Management

The management of invasive insects and disease control is a crucial responsibility of local conservation districts. Strategies for controlling non-native species and diseases include monitoring, education, and control methods.

These efforts are essential to preserve the local environment and protect against the economic and ecological impacts of invasive species and disease outbreaks.

Lantern Fly

Spotted Lantern Fly

The Spotted Lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula, an invasive planthopper, has been discovered in Berks County, Pennsylvania.



Mosquito-borne disease management. Learn what we do and how you can help.

Berks County Conservation District 1238 County Welfare Road, Suite 200, Leesport, PA 19533  •  610-372-4657

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