|Title||European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organisation (EPPO)|
|Publisher||European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization OEPP/EPPO: Paris, FR <http://www.eppo.org/>|
|Distributor||European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (OEPP/EPPO): Paris, FR|
|Format of data||text/html|
|Keywords||Phytophthora ramorum; Quercus; oak death; plant pathogens,|
|Description||EPPO is an intergovernmental organization responsible for European cooperation in plant health, the web presence provides information about spread of dangerous pests and control methods. The Site procures a Pest Alert List and databases with further information about the efficiency of protection products, quarantine plants, diagnostic informations and a Plant Protection Thesaurus. The user will find a list of usefull Literature and information on the worldwide activities of the organisation.
EPPO was founded in 1951 by 15 European countries and has now about 50 members, covering almost all countries of the European and Mediterranean region. Its objectives are to protect plants, to develop international strategies against the introduction and spread of dangerous pests and to promote safe and effective control methods.
|Source Type||Subject-Specific Website|
|CABI Classification||Forests and Forest Trees (Biology and Ecology)|
|Access||free; no restriction|
|Level||popular - professional|