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Maine

What you should know about the spread of invasive species in Maine

UNDER FEDERAL QUARANTINE

The following targeted Hungry Pests have federal quarantines in certain areas of this state. Note: Other Federal and State quarantines may apply.

European Gypsy Moth

European Gypsy Moth

Attacks:trees and shrubs

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In addition to federal quarantines, state-level quarantines might apply.
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SUITABLE HABITAT

This state has some crop, forest, or urban area(s) where the following pests or diseases could survive year-round.

Asian Gypsy Moth

Asian Gypsy Moth

Attacks: North American tree and shrub species

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Asian Longhorned Beetle

Asian Longhorned Beetle

Attacks: hardwood trees, national forests

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Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle

Attacks: ash trees

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Khapra Beetle

Khapra Beetle

Attacks: stored grain products and seeds

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State Plant Health Director:

Rachel Nyce
USDA, APHIS, PPQ
15 Iron Road, Suite 1
Hermon, ME 04401
Phone: (207) 848-0008
Fax: (207) 848-0004 
Email: Rachel.S.Nyce@usda.gov

Office Manager:

Carol Murphy: (207) 848-0003
Email: Carol.Murphy@usda.gov

Associate Executive Director:

Clint McFarland: (919) 855-7774


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