BROOKLYN - They’re baaaaack…NDDH has been receiving numerous inquiries again this year regarding gypsy moths. Follow this link for updated educational information, provided to us by Dr. Kirby Stafford, III, Ph.D., Chief Entomologist at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in New Haven. He is the State Entomologist and a leading subject matter expert on this topic. Dr. Stafford’s 2018 Gypsy Moth Fact Sheet is a good read for everything you need to know about gypsy moths!
The most important message...there is no public health threat associated with this natural, temporary phenomenon.
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