This interactive dashboard enables customers to access the most recent and preceding benefits of EFSA’s scanning horizon activities for plant pests that might pose a threat to the European Union. The handle panel is divided into 3 components.

The 1st section, Emerging Pests, presents a visual representation of unregulated pests that have been found and are now posing new threats. This consists of pests that have been located in new regions of invasion or on new hosts. The information and facts is displayed on a planet map, permitting customers to see the worldwide distribution of these pests.

The second section, Priority Pests, focuses on the 20 pests that are regulated as ‘priority pests’ in the EU. These pests obtain maximum interest from member states, and efforts are produced to address them by means of public information and facts campaigns, annual surveys, contingency plans, simulation workout routines and action plans for their eradication. The quantity of site visitors for each and every of these pests, measured by the quantity of articles downloaded, is shown in this section.

The third section, the Newsletter Search Engine, enables customers to search all things integrated in any published newsletter. This can be accomplished by picking the pest name, loved ones, regulation level and monitoring score (identified as ‘PeMoScoring’). Utilizing this search engine, customers can rapidly access certain information and facts about pests of interest.

The dashboard is on a regular basis updated to reflect the information and facts published in each and every month-to-month newsletter. This guarantees that customers have access to the most recent information and findings.

If you have any concerns or issues about the dashboard or its content material, please really feel no cost to make contact with plants[at]efsa[dot]Europe[dot]E U.

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