Surveillance

Surveillance is necessary to demonstrate area freedom in order to meet trading partner requirements, as well as to demonstrate successful pest eradication at the end of a nationally approved eradication campaign.

National Plant Biosecurity Surveillance Strategy

NPB Surveillance StrategyAs a component of the National Plant Biosecurity Strategy, theĀ National Plant Biosecurity Surveillence Strategy will also coordinate targeted surveillance arrangements to prioritise sentinel programs for the early detection of emergency plant pests.

PHA has helped to develop surveillance strategies for the production nursery, citrus, apple & pear, forestry and cotton industries. PHA is also working with the grains industry to develop a nationally co-ordinated surveillance program which utilises the skills of industry extension staff.


Related topics

National Forest Biosecurity Surveillance Strategy

National Citrus Biosecurity Surveillance Strategy

Surveillance programs

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