Spongy Moth Defoliation

Spongy Moths, formerly known as “gypsy moths,” are a serious forest pest responsible for causing significant tree mortality and defoliation in Pennsylvania. Spongy Moths have been detected in Pike County this year. 


View this document from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources for information on what you can do as a property owner to protect your land from damages caused by the Spongy Moth outbreak.