Exotic Pest Reporting
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State Plant Regulatory OfficialStuart, Jared (208) 332-8620Serves 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 CoordinatorCastrovillo, Paul (208) 332-8627Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
State Plant Health DirectorMarschman, Brian (208) 373-1600Directs 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
Cain, Larry (307) 432-7979Provides technical support in planning, executing and reporting annual surveys and coordinates pest detection activities with neighboring states.
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|CAPS 2018 Survey Targets|
|Common Name||Scientific Name||Destinations|
|Black maize beetle||Heteronychus arator||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Cochlicellid snails||Cochlicella spp.||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Cucurbit beetle||Diabrotica speciosa||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Egyptian cottonworm||Spodoptera littoralis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|False codling moth||Thaumatotibia leucotreta||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Late wilt of corn||Harpophora maydis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Maritime garden snail||Cernuella virgata||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Old World bollworm||Helicoverpa armigera||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Philippine downy mildew||Peronosclerospora philippinensis||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Silver Y moth||Autographa gamma||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|
|Spotted stem borer||Chilo partellus||Pest Info | NAPIS Maps|