All About the 2017 Gypsy Moth Infestation in Massachusetts

In this Daily Hampshire Gazette story, Natascha Batchelor of Davey's Cape Cod office talks about the increase in gypsy moths this year and shares ways to control it.

Posted: June 13, 2017

The gypsy moth caterpillar’s on-again, off-again reign of destruction over Massachusetts forests starts in 1868 or 1869 in Medford.

Leopold Trouvelot was an amateur entomologist who, in 1852, left France as Napoleon III was fastening his grip on power. He arrived in Cambridge in 1855.

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