Brown-tail moth caterpillars
Reported via mobile in the Problem with moths category anonymously at 22:23, Thursday 27 May 2021
Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2753967.
Caterpillars have been identified in all trees directly in fromt of our house, these have now started to live in our hedge and even climb our front door.
My partner is asthmatic and we are concerned with how close they are and how many there are
Can this be looked at and pesticides put down
Thanks for your enquiry regarding a council-owned tree.
Your enquiry has been allocated to one of our qualified tree surveyors who will carry out an inspection and provide an update within 20 working days.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 11:37, Friday 28 May 2021
We have carried out spraying of the caterpillars on Peterborugh City Council land and this has reduced the number of caterrpillars.
State changed to: No further action
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 12:19, Wednesday 30 June 2021
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.