Official Pest Reports
Official Pest Reports are provided by National Plant Protection Organizations within the NAPPO region. These Pest Reports are intended to
comply with the International Plant Protection Convention's Standard on Pest Reporting, endorsed
by the Interim Commission on Phytosanitary Measures in March 2002.
Update on Quarantine Areas for Pine Shoot Beetle (PSB), (Tomicus piniperda), in Iowa, Michigan, and Ohio
|Date posted: 06/27/2006|
|Contact: Federal PSB regulatory program contact: Weyman Fussell (301) 734-5705
For information on regulatory requirements for movement of articles out of these states please contact the appropriate APHIS State Plant Health Director-
Ohio: John Burch (614) 834-4625
Iowa: Robert Meinders (515) 285-7044
Michigan: David McKay (734) 942-9005
The USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has instated quarantines for Tomicus piniperda in Dubuque and Scott Counties of Iowa, all counties of Michigan, and Highland, Jackson, Ross, and Scioto Counties of Ohio.
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