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General Publications and Reports

Provides a list of reports, papers, and other online publications dealing with invasive microbes. See Resource Library - General Publications and Reports for general resources and other species.

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Comprehensive Report on Sudden Oak Death: 10-year cooperative research effort provides basis for containment(Dec 23, 2010)
USDA. FS. Pacific Southwest Research Station.
Synthesizing more than 10 years of cooperative research on the exotic invasive, quarantine sudden oak death pathogen, the USDA Forest Service's Pacific Southwest Research Station recently published "Sudden Oak Death and Phytophthora ramorum: A Summary of the Literature." This 181-page comprehensive report covers a wide range of topics, including a history of sudden oak death, identification and distribution of the disease, epidemiology and modeling, management and control, and economic and environmental impacts.

Economic and Policy Implications of Wind-Borne Entry of Asian Soybean Rust into the United States (Apr 2004) (webarchive)
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Outlook Report No (OCS-04D-02).

USDA Needs to Build on 2005 Experience to Minimize the Effects of Asian Soybean Rust in the Future (Feb 24, 2006)
U.S. Government Accountability Office.
Note: See other GAO reports related to invasive species

USDA's Preparation for Asian Soybean Rust (May 17, 2005)
U.S. Government Accountability Office.
Note: See other GAO reports related to invasive species

West Nile Virus Guidelines and Publications
DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Research on Wildlife Disease Preparedness in Australia (2008)
Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Center (Australia).

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Animal-Borne Epidemics Out of Control: Threatening the Nation's Health (Aug 2003; PDF | 285 KB)
Trust for America's Health.

Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases of Animals and Plants (Apr 1996; PDF | 601 KB)
American Society for Microbiology.

Manual for the Recognition of Exotic Diseases of Livestock
Secretariat of the Pacific Community; UN. Food and Agriculture Organisation.

Plant Disease Management Reports
Plant Management Network.
The 2008 version of Plant Disease Management Reports (vol. 2) is now available. The report contains over 500 searchable entries concerning the use and effectiveness of fungicides and nematicides, resistant (plant) varieties, and other methods that defend against row and horticultural crop disease.

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