National Agricultural Pest Information System
State Plant Regulatory OfficialMariquita Taitague (671) 734-3942Serves on the National Plant Board, oversees state pest detection and regulatory activities and coordinates survey activities between government agencies, public and private organizations. Coordinates the state's initial emergency response if an exotic pest is detected.
State Survey CoordinatorRussell Campbell (671) 685-6718Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorVernon Harrington (808) 838-2780Directs federal APHIS-PPQ pest detection and regulatory activities in cooperation with state officials, and coordinate the initial PPQ emergency response if an exotic pest is detected in the state.
Pest Survey Specialist
Yolisa Ishibashi (808) 838-2789Provides technical support in planning, executing and reporting annual surveys and coordinates pest detection activities with neighboring states.
|CAPS 2013 Survey Targets|
|Common Name||Scientific Name||Destinations|
|Laelapid Mite||Tropilaelaps clareae||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Nettle Caterpillar||Darna pallivitta||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Poinciana Looper||Pericyma cruegeri||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Red Palm Weevil||Rhynchophorus ferrugineus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|