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Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2015/226 amending Implementing Decision 2012/535/EU as regards the definition of susceptible wood and measures to be taken in demarcated areas.

Country/Territory
European Union
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Timber Pests/diseases Early warning system/emergency intervention system
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Decision amends Decision 2012/535/EU on emergency measures to prevent the spread within the Union of Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner et Buhrer) Nickle et al. (the pine wood nematode). In particular it amends the definition of susceptible wood. Hereinafter susceptible wood shall mean wood of conifers which falls under one of the following points: (i) wood within the meaning of article 2(2) of Directive 2000/29/EC; (ii) wood which has not retained its round surface; (iii) wood in the form

Full text
English
Website
eur-lex.europa.eu

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 2000/29/EC on protective measures against the introduction into the Community of organisms harmful to plants or plant products and against their spread within the Community.

Legislation | European Union | 2000 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Plant protection, Pests/diseases, Inspection, Certification

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Commission Implementing Decision 2012/535/EU on emergency measures to prevent the spread within the Union of Bursaphelenchus xylophilus (Steiner et Buhrer) Nickle et al. (the pine wood nematode).

Legislation | European Union | 2012

Keyword: Timber, Pests/diseases, Wild flora

Source: FAO, FAOLEX