Canadian Forest Service Publications

Alien Forest Pests. Context for the Canadian Forest Service's Science Program. (Les ravageurs forestiers Ă©trangers. Contexte du Programme scientifique du Service canadien des forĂȘts). 1999. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Headquarters, Science Branch, Ottawa. Science Program Context Paper. 16 p. (includes: 6 color photos).

Year: 1999

Issued by: National Capital Region

Catalog ID: 10465

Language: English / French

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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.