April 15, 2013
European Larch Canker
The European Larch Canker Quarantine is listed under 7 CFR Part 301.91 of the United States Department of Agriculture, Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service, as published in the Federal Register, and also under Title 12 MRSA, §8305 of the Laws of the State of Maine.
- This quarantines all parts of larch (Larix spp.) including logs, pulpwood, branches, twigs, etc., as regulated articles.
- Also any other product, article, or means of conveyance whatsoever, when it has been determined by an inspector that it presents a risk of spread of the disease.
- Designates parts of Hancock, Knox, Lincoln, Waldo, and Washington Counties as the quarantined area from which movement is restricted.
This quarantine is managed by the following two agencies:
15 Iron Road
Hermon Maine 04401
Telephone: (207) 848-5199
Forest Health & Monitoring Division
Maine Forest Service
Telephone: (207)287-2432 or 287-2431
National Policy Manager