Insect Pest Prevention and Management

Spider information

Myths, misconceptions, and superstitions about spiders

Spider myths

ODA Insect Collection Loan Conditions

Insect loan information

Oregon Spiders: Facts and Fiction

Basic information on Oregon spiders (including the hobo) with photos. Oregon spiders handout

Oregon Spiders: Hobo, Giant House, Black Widow, and Yellow Sac Spiders

Information on these four Oregon spiders (with photos). Document

Spider Bites

General information about spider bites Website

University of California IPM Online - How to manage pests: Hobo spider

Hobo spider identification, medical aspects, management Website

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Pest information

Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) Information from the National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC)

B.t. Informational video from NPIC

Cannabis Aphid Pest Alert

Cannabis aphid pest fact sheet

Gypsy moth awareness video

From the Washington Dept of Agriculture, this video includes 13 ways gypsy moths damage the ecosystem, the economy, and harm people. Also included, how to identify gypsy moth and eradication methods. YouTube Video

Gypsy Moth Eradication Program Overview

Basic information about gypsy moth eradication Document

Gypsy Moth in Oregon

Yearly summary report for Oregon's gypsy moth trapping and eradication program 2017 Summary Report

Gypsy Moth: A Destructive Forest Pest

Document

Identifying Drosophila suzukii by Josh Vlach

Dichotomous key for the identification of Drosophila suzukii

Japanese Beetle Economic Risk Assessment

Japanese Beetle Economic Risk Assessment

Japanese Beetle Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about Japanese Beetle

Japanese Beetle in Oregon

Yearly summary report for Oregon's Japanese beetle trapping and eradication program 2017 Summary Report

Japanese Beetle Look-Alikes Guide

A visual guide to Japanese beetle look-alikes

Japanese Beetle: A Major Pest of Plants

Brochure about Japanese Beetle

National Agricultural Pest Information System (NAPIS)

Exotic pest reporting

Oregon Approved Insect List

A list of insects that are approved for use as pets, pet food, biological control agents, educational displays, and release in Oregon. Oregon approved insect
OAR 603 Division 52: Approved species

Oregon Gypsy Moth Detection Map (2017)

Map with 2017 trap catches (pdf)

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Allium Leafminer

Flyer about allium leafminer

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Ash Whitefly

Flyer about ash whitefly in Oregon

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Pest Alert: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Japanese Flower Thrips

Flyer about Japanese flower thrips

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Light Brown Apple Moth

Pest Alert: Light Brown Apple Moth

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Red Imported Fire Ant

Pest Alert: Red Imported Fire Ant

Oregon Insect Pest Alert: Spotted Wing Drosophila

Pest Alert: Spotted Wing Drosophila

Oregon Invasive Species Council's 100 Worst List

100 non-native species to keep out of Oregon OISC 100 Worst List

Oregon Pest Alert: Cabbage Whitefly

Information about cabbage whitefly in Oregon

Oregon Pest Alert: Eastern Heath Snail

Document

Oregon Pest Alert: Gill's Mealybug

Document

Oregon Pest Alert: Old House Borer

Description and information about old house borer. Document

Pest Tracker: Exotic Pest Reporting

Pest Tracker publishes the latest exotic pest survey maps, news, and information, including for Oregon. Website

Report from the Technical Working Group in Response to the Asian Gyspy Moth Captures (Washington-Oregon 2015)

Document

Screening Aid for the Buprestidae of the Western USA

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of the most abundant species found in wood boring insect trap samples. Specific to flat-headed or metallic wood-borers. View presentation on flat-headed or metallic wood-borers

Screening Aid for the Cerambycidae of the Western USA

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of the most abundant species found in wood boring insect trap samples. Specific to roundheaded or longhorned wood borers. View presentation on roundheaded or longhorned wood borers

Screening Aid for the Dentroctonus of North America

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of North American Dendroctonus beetles. View presentation on Dendroctonus beetles

Screening Aid for the Ips, Orthotomicus, and Pseudips of North America

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of North American Ips, Orthotomicus, and Pseudips beetles. View presentation on Ips, Orthotomicus, Pseudips beetles

Support Letter from the Northeastern Area Association of State Foresters for the 2016 AGM Eradication

Document

USDA APHIS Plant Pest and Disease Programs

National pest and disease program overview and information for importing and exporting insects USDA APHIS Plant Pest and Disease Programs website

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Grasshopper information

Environmental assessment for Klamath County (2015)

Rangeland Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Suppression Program USDA - Environmental assessment for Klamath County
USDA APHIS

Finding of no significant impact (FONSI): Eastern Oregon (2015)

Rangeland Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Suppression Program Eastern Oregon EA findings
USDA APHIS

Finding of no significant impact (FONSI): Klamath County

Rangeland Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Suppression Program Klamath County EA findings
USDA APHIS

Grasshopper & Mormon Cricket information-USDA

USDA Grasshopper Mormon Cricket website

Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Environmental Assessment

Document
USDA APHIS

Grasshopper Report

Grasshopper Report Summary (full) Document

Grasshopper Report Summary

Grasshopper Report Summary (brief) Document

Map of the affected area: Eastern Oregon

Document
USDA APHIS

Map of the affected area: Klamath County

Document
USDA APHIS

NMFS national programmatic biological assessment

National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) correspondence Document
USDA APHIS

NMFS national programmatic concurrence letter

National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) correspondence Document
USDA APHIS

NMFS national programmatic consultation letter

National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) correspondence Document
USDA APHIS

Rangeland grasshopper and Mormon cricket suppression program treatment guidelines

Document
USDA APHIS

Request for public input

Request for public input for the Grasshopper Environmental Assessment Document
USDA APHIS
Gary Brown
USDA, APHIS, PPQ 6135 NE 80th Ave., Ste. A-5 Portland, OR  97218Gary.W.Brown@aphis.usda.gov

US Fish and Wildlife Service Oregon concurrence letter

Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) correspondence re: 2015 Biological Assessment for USDA APHIS Rangeland Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Suppression Programs in Oregon US Fish & Wildlife concurrence letter
USDA APHIS

USDA - Environmental assessment for eastern Oregon (2015)

Rangeland Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Suppression Program USDA - Environmental assessment for eastern Oregon
USDA APHIS

USDA Oregon biological assessment (2016)

This Biological Assessment is for grasshopper and Mormon cricket suppression activities in the state of Oregon. USDA biological assessment of Oregon
USDA APHIS

USDA request for consultation with local Fish and Wildlife

Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) correspondence Consultation letter
USDA APHIS

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How you can help

Buy It Where You Burn It

Be aware that firewood can harbor insects and diseases that threaten Oregon's valuable forest resources. Transporting firewood can move these pests to new locations. Don't Move Firewood rules

Canadian Food Inspection Agency: Don't Move Firewood

Canadian Food Inspection Agency: Don't Move Firewood website

Don't Move Firewood Information

Don't Move Firewood website

Washington Invasive Species Council Don't Move Firewood Education and Outreach Campaign

Don't Move Firewood Campaign

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