National Agricultural Pest Information System
Department of Agriculture
Plant Protection Laws and Regulations Economic Fact Sheet
Cooperative Extension Service
State Plant Regulatory OfficialCarl Schulze (609) 292-5441Serves 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 CoordinatorSaulius Vaiciunas (609) 406-6949Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorGeorge Nelson (609) 259-5242Directs 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
Tom Denholm (609) 259-5249Provides 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|
|European Grapevine Moth||Lobesia botrana||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Maritime Garden Snail||Cernuella virgata||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Noctuid Moth||Copitarsia spp.||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Philippine Downy Mildew||Peronosclerospora philippinensis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|