Exotic Pest Reporting
Agency of Agriculture
Plant Protection Laws and Regulations Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey
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Cooperative Extension Service
State Plant Regulatory OfficialTimothy Schmalz (802) 828-1317Serves 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 CoordinatorEmilie Inoue (802) 505-0217Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorStephen Lavallee 802-280-9976Directs 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
Steve Bonstedt 863-314-5909Provides technical support in planning, executing and reporting annual surveys and coordinates pest detection activities with neighboring states.
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|CAPS 2015 Survey Targets|
|Common Name||Scientific Name||Destinations|
|Asian Longhorned Beetle||Anoplophora glabripennis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Black Spruce Beetle||Tetropium castaneum||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Brown Spruce Longhorned Beetle||Tetropium fuscum||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Citrus Longhorned Beetle||Anoplophora chinensis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Elongate Hemlock Scale||Fiorinia externa||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Hemlock Woolly Adelgid||Adelges tsugae||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Large Pine Weevil||Hylobius abietis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Light Brown Apple Moth||Epiphyas postvittana||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Oak Splendour Beetle||Agrilus biguttatus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Rosy Moth||Lymantria mathura||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Sakhalin Pine Sawyer||Monochamus saltuarius||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Small White-marmorated Longhorned Beetle||Monochamus sutor||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|