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Pennsylvania

What you should know about the spread of invasive species in Pennsylvania

UNDER FEDERAL QUARANTINE

The following targeted Hungry Pests have federal quarantines in certain areas of this state. Note: Other Federal and State quarantines may apply.

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

Attacks:ash trees

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European Gypsy Moth

European Gypsy Moth

Attacks:trees and shrubs

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In addition to federal quarantines, state-level quarantines might apply.
Learn about state-level quarantines.

SUITABLE HABITAT

This state has some crop, forest, or urban area(s) where the following pests or diseases could survive year-round.

Asian Gypsy Moth

Asian Gypsy Moth

Attacks: North American tree and shrub species

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Asian Longhorned Beetle

Asian Longhorned Beetle

Attacks: hardwood trees, national forests

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European Cherry Fruit Fly

European Cherry Fruit Fly

Attacks: Sweet and tart cherries, and other environmental host such as honeysuckle and dogwood

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European Grapevine Moth

European Grapevine Moth

Attacks: wine and table grapes

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Khapra Beetle

Khapra Beetle

Attacks: stored grain products and seeds

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Light Brown Apple Moth

Light Brown Apple Moth

Attacks: plants and crops

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Spotted Lanternfly

Spotted Lanternfly

Attacks: fruit, ornamental and woody trees

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Sudden Oak Death

Sudden Oak Death

Attacks: trees

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Find Pests by State or Region

State Plant Health Director:

Timothy Newcamp
USDA, APHIS, PPQ
401 E. Louther Street, Suite 102
Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: (717) 241-0140
Fax:(717) 241-0718
Email: Timothy.E.Newcamp@usda.gov

Office Manager:

Pamela Williams: (717) 241-0137
Email: Pamela.J.Williams@usda.gov

Associate Executive Director:

Clint McFarland: (919) 855-7774


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