This interactive dashboard supplies customers with entry to essentially the most present and former outcomes of EFSA’s horizon scanning actions for plant pests that could be a risk to the European Union. The dashboard is split into three sections.
The primary part, Rising pests, presents a visible illustration of non-regulated pests which have been detected and at the moment are posing new threats. This contains pests which have been present in new areas of invasion or on new hosts. The data is displayed on a world map, permitting customers to see the worldwide distribution of those pests.
The second part, Precedence pests, focuses on 20 pests which can be regulated within the EU as ‘precedence pests’. These pests obtain most consideration from Member States, and efforts are made to handle them by public info campaigns, annual surveys, contingency plans, simulation workout routines, and motion plans for his or her eradication. The quantity of site visitors for every of those pests, measured by the variety of objects retrieved, is displayed on this part.
The third part, E-newsletter Search Engine, permits customers to go looking all objects included in any printed e-newsletter. This may be executed by deciding on the pest title, household, stage of regulation, and monitoring rating (referred to as ‘PeMoScoring’). Through the use of this search engine, customers can shortly entry particular details about pests of curiosity.
The dashboard is commonly up to date to replicate the data printed in every month-to-month e-newsletter. This ensures that customers have entry to the newest knowledge and findings.
If in case you have any questions or considerations in regards to the dashboard or its contents, please be happy to contact crops[at]efsa[dot]europa[dot]eu.