Exotic Pest Reporting
Department of Agriculture
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Cooperative Extension Service
State Plant Regulatory OfficialRogg, Helmuth (503) 986-4662Serves 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 CoordinatorBurfitt, Clinton (801) 538-7184Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorDeegan, Christopher 503-820-2746Directs 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
Hitchcox, Mark (503) 326-2919Provides technical support in planning, executing and reporting annual surveys and coordinates pest detection activities with neighboring states.
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|CAPS 2016 Survey Targets|
|Common Name||Scientific Name||Destinations|
|Annual Ryegrass Toxicity||Rathayibacter toxicus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|European Corn Borer||Ostrinia nubilalis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|False Codling Moth||Thaumatotibia leucotreta||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Old World Bollworm||Helicoverpa armigera||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Seed-gall Nematode||Anguina funesta||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Silver Y Moth||Autographa gamma||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|