This interactive dashboard supplies customers with access to the most existing and preceding outcomes of EFSA’s horizon scanning activities for plant pests that might be a threat to the European Union. The dashboard is divided into 3 sections.
The initially section, Emerging pests, presents a visual representation of non-regulated pests that have been detected and are now posing new threats. This consists of pests that have been discovered in new locations of invasion or on new hosts. The info is displayed on a planet map, enabling customers to see the worldwide distribution of these pests.
The second section, Priority pests, focuses on 20 pests that are regulated in the EU as ‘priority pests’. These pests get maximum interest from Member States, and efforts are produced to address them by means of public info campaigns, annual surveys, contingency plans, simulation workouts, and action plans for their eradication. The quantity of targeted traffic for every single of these pests, measured by the quantity of things retrieved, is displayed in this section.
The third section, Newsletter Search Engine, makes it possible for customers to search all things incorporated in any published newsletter. This can be completed by deciding on the pest name, family members, level of regulation, and monitoring score (identified as ‘PeMoScoring’). By making use of this search engine, customers can promptly access distinct info about pests of interest.
The dashboard is consistently updated to reflect the info published in every single month-to-month newsletter. This guarantees that customers have access to the most current information and findings.
If you have any inquiries or issues about the dashboard or its contents, please really feel free of charge to make contact with plants[at]efsa[dot]europa[dot]eu.