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  • State Plant Regulatory Official

    Burgess, Clark 801 538 7180

    Serves 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 Coordinator

    Watson, Kristopher (801) 972-1669

    Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
  • State Plant Health Director


    Directs 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

    Holzer, Dawn (435) 797-2662
    Provides 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
Asiatic rice borer Chilo suppressalis Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Barley aphid Sipha maydis Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Black fir sawyer Monochamus urussovii Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Brown marmorated stink bug Halyomorpha halys Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Cotton cutworm Spodoptera litura Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Cucurbit beetle Diabrotica speciosa Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Egyptian cottonworm Spodoptera littoralis Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
European hardwood ambrosia beetle Trypodendron domesticum Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
European spruce bark beetle Ips typographus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Japanese pine sawyer Monochamus alternatus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Mediterranean pine engraver Orthotomicus erosus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Old world bollworm Helicoverpa armigera Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Redhaired pine bark beetle Hylurgus ligniperda Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Six-toothed bark beetle Ips sexdentatus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Six-toothed spruce bark beetle Pityogenes chalcographus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Velvet longhorned beetle Trichoferus campestris Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Wheat bug Nysius huttoni Pest Info | NAPIS Maps