Invasive Species

Invasive species are not native to the area and cause damage to the ecosystem. This cute bugger is the Lymantria dispar or the Gypsy Moth.

Pennsylvania deals with invasive plants, animals and pathogens.
Currently, Pennsylvania is experiencing a Gypsy Moth outbreak.

See, they told us so!

Invasive Species are often introduced to the non-native environment by well-meaning people.

Etienne Trouvelot brought Gypsy Moths to his home in Boston, he hoped to use the moths for silk production. It didn't work and they escaped

Don't think you can help, well you are wrong!
During camping season (think smores-yum) buy your firewood at your destination from local vendors.

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