National Plant Biosecurity Status Report

NPBSR 2015 coverThe annual National Plant Biosecurity Status Report has become a must-have reference volume for those seeking to understand Australia’s plant biosecurity system and its performance.

In addition to identifying the greatest exotic pest threats to plant production, each report covers the governance of plant biosecurity in Australia and explains the mechanisms including our surveillance systems, which successfully manage the pest status of plant industries. Reports also describe the hundreds of innovative Australian research projects underway or completed over the period of the report.


National Plant Biosecurity Status Report 2015

Content

National Plant Biosecurity Status Report 2015 (Full report 9.5 MB pdf)

Sections

Preliminary pages (750 KB pdf)
Chapter 1    The plant biosecurity system in Australia (4.4 MB pdf)
Chapter 2    Threats to Australia’s plant production (920 KB pdf)
Chapter 3    Maintaining Australia’s plant biosecurity status (1.9 MB pdf)
Chapter 4    Responding to plant pest incursions (620 KB pdf)
Chapter 5   Research, development and extension (870 KB pdf)
Apendices and Index   (650 KB pdf)