Exotic Pest Reporting
Department of Agriculture
Plant Protection Laws and Regulations Economic Fact Sheet
Cooperative Extension Service
State Plant Regulatory OfficialMichael E Cooper (208) 332-8620Serves 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 CoordinatorVacantCoordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorBrian Marschman (208) 373-1600Directs 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
Larry Cain (307) 432-7979Provides 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|
|Asian Corn Borer||Ostrinia furnacalis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Black Maize Beetle||Heteronychus arator||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Brown Marmorated Stink Bug||Halyomorpha halys||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Cucurbit Beetle||Diabrotica speciosa||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Eastern Heath Snail||Xerolenta obvia||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Egyptian Cottonworm||Spodoptera littoralis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Silver Y Moth||Autographa gamma||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Wheat Bug||Nysius huttoni||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|