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.

USA Flag Update on Quarantine Areas for Pine Shoot Beetle, Tomicus piniperda, in New Jersey and Maine -- United States
Date posted: 02/13/2007
Contact: The purpose of this Official Pest Report is to provide notification that Cumberland County, New Jersey and the Androscoggin, Cumberland, Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo, and York Counties of Maine are being quarantined for the Pine Shoot Beetle (Tomicus piniperda). This action is effective immediately.