For immediate release: Feb 07, 2011
Posted by: [DNR]
Contact: Phil Marshall
Phone: (317) 232-4189

Gypsy moth meeting for LaPorte/Starke counties rescheduled for Feb. 16

The postponed public meeting on gypsy moth treatment for an area of LaPorte and Stark counties has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 16, at 6:30 p.m., CST, at the LaCrosse Public Library, 14 E. Main Street.

The original meeting scheduled for Feb.2 was postponed because of weather. 

While open to anyone, the meeting will be geared toward residents of the specific site to be treated that has been identified as having gypsy moth infestations. A map is at

At the meeting, personnel from the DNR divisions of Entomology & Plant Pathology and Forestry NR will propose options for treatment. The representatives also will welcome questions and comments.

Those who can't attend should view for meeting content and further information about gypsy moths. 
Written comments may be submitted to DNR, Attn: Gypsy Moth, Division of Entomology & Plant Pathology, 402 W. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN, 46204, or e-mailed to: The comment period runs through Feb. 25 at 3:30 p.m. CST.

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