Identification

Name

Pest Tracker-National Agricultural Pest Information System

Short name

NAPIS

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Susan Schechter, User Services Administrator, schechte@purdue.edu
Organizations
(1) Purdue University
Update frequency

Monthly

Created

2012-10-05 18:38:07+00:00

Modified

2016-04-04 18:19:12.948773+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The NAPIS stores and manages pest survey data that is collected by Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS) and other Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) survey programs. Detection surveys are one tool used to manage the introduction of exotic pests. This website publishes survey maps for pests of agricultural and forest commodities and provides links to pest news and information.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
URL http://pest.ceris.purdue.edu/index.php
URL (alternate) http://pest.ceris.purdue.edu/pests.php

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) All States and Territories
Geography

Yes

Disease properties
(1) Economically important

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Personal Communication