Canadian Forest Service Publications
Alien Forest Pests. Context for the Canadian Forest Service's Science Program. (Les ravageurs forestiers étrangers. Contexte du Programme scientifique du Service canadien des forêts). 1999. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Headquarters, Science Branch, Ottawa. Science Program Context Paper. 16 p. (includes: 6 color photos).
Issued by: National Capital Region
Catalog ID: 10465
Language: English / French
Availability: PDF (download)
This paper is the third in a series of context papers intended as guides to the current and future directions of the CFS's science program. This paper defines alien forest pests (insects and diseases) and describes why the CFS, in cooperation with its wide range of partners, addresses alien forest pest and related issues through research, monitoring, and assessment activities.