Watch Out, There’s A Nasty New Insect In West Virginia That’s Bad News For Walnuts, Apples, And Grapes

Keep your eyes peeled, West Virginia lovers, because a new invasive bug has made its way into Almost Heaven. It’s bent on destroying some of our most beloved trees, and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture has issued clear instructions regarding it: kill on sight (and on site)!

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Learn more about the Spotted Lanternfly and even watch a Spotted Lanternfly Detection Training Video on the West Virginia Department of Agriculture’s website. Unfortunately, Spotted Lanternflies aren’t the only invasive pests killing beloved trees in West Virginia, either.