Exotic Pest Reporting
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Plant Protection Laws and Regulations Economic Fact Sheet
Cooperative Extension Service
State Plant Regulatory OfficialNichols, Larry (804) 786-3515Serves 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 CoordinatorMartin, Debra (804) 786-3515Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorDirects 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
Wright, Milton (804) 836-7062Provides 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|
|Asian Longhorned Beetle||Anoplophora glabripennis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Boxwood Blight; Leaf and Stem Blight||Calonectria pseudonaviculata||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Citrus Longhorned Beetle||Anoplophora chinensis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|European Spruce Bark Beetle||Ips typographus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Green Oak Tortrix||Tortrix viridana||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Hygromiid Snails||Cernuella spp.||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Japanese Cedar Longhorned Beetle||Callidiellum rufipenne||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Japanese Pine Sawyer||Monochamus alternatus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Japanese Wax Scale||Ceroplastes japonicus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Oak Ambrosia Beetle||Platypus quercivorus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Oak Splendour Beetle||Agrilus biguttatus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Sakhalin Pine Sawyer||Monochamus saltuarius||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Sixtoothed Spruce Bark Beetle||Pityogenes chalcographus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Soft Wax Scale||Ceroplastes destructor||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Walnut Twig Beetle||Pityophthorus juglandis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|