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 Standard for Phytosanitary Measures No. 17: 2002 Pest Reporting, of the International Plant Protection Convention.

Country Title Posted Date
US Imported Fire Ant (Solenopis invicta, S. richteri, and hybrids of these species): APHIS Expands Quarantine Area in Oklahoma and Tennessee Feb. 27, 2024
US Tilletia indica (Karnal Bunt): APHIS Reduces Regulated Areas in Maricopa and Pinal Counties in Arizona Feb. 27, 2024
US Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri (Citrus Canker): APHIS Establishes and Expands Quarantine Areas in Texas Feb. 27, 2024
US Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian Longhorned Beetle): APHIS Removes Portions of Nassau and Suffolk Counties, New York, from the Quarantine Area Feb. 27, 2024
Emerging Pest Alerts

Emerging Pest Alerts are news items obtained from public sources. They do not serve as official communication from NAPPO. The "Emerging Pest Alerts" is an early warning tool for emerging plant pests that are not present in the North American region. In most cases, information within alerts is not confirmed with the corresponding National Plant Protection Organization. They are provided solely as an early warning to NAPPO countries and should be used with this disclaimer in mind.

Title Posted Date
Hymenoscyphus fraxineus, causal agent of ash dieback: new hosts June 20, 2019
First report of Argyrotaenia tucumana as a pest Feb. 8, 2019
Bactrocera dorsalis: First report in Europe Jan. 24, 2019
Ceratitis capitata detected in Chile Jan. 24, 2019