Gypsy Moth Program

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Become a Moth Buster!


Roscommon County Gypsy Moth & 4-H invite youth and their families to learn about and manage gypsy moth and report their results!


Click HERE to REGISTER.

Click HERE for DIRECTIONS.

Click HERE for the KIT.

4-H Moth Busters Graphic w Links


Maybe this rain will bring a friendly fungus!

Be on the lookout for signs of entomophaga maimaiga fungus affecting gypsy moth caterpillars. Learn more:

Entomophaga Maimaiga & NPV - natural gypsy moth pathogens

Entomophasia Miamiaga and NPV affected caterpillars


Roscommon County Gypsy Moth Spray Map - Complete

Landowners


The Michigan State Law prohibits a Gypsy Moth Survey Team from entering your property to look for egg masses if any of these types of signs are displayed at the entrance:
  • Properties marked - “No Trespassing” or “Private and Gated/cabled” or “Private - No Trespassing”
  • Private driveways marked - “Private - Do Not Enter” or “No Trespassing” or “Private Driveway-Gated or Cabled”
To grant permission and be surveyed --- put wording below your sign that says: “Except Gypsy Moth” or contact the program office for a sticker.