EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 10 - 2005 Num. article: 2005/158

Phytophthora ramorum is not present in Austria

According to EU Directive 2002/757/EC, surveys on Phytophthora ramorum (EPPO Alert List) were initiated in Austria in 2003. In 2003, samples were collected from nurseries, garden centres, parks and forestry sites. P. ramorum was not found. In 2004, survey continued and similarly P. ramorum was not detected.
The status of P. ramorum in Austria is officially declared as: Absent, confirmed by survey.


NPPO of Austria, 2005-04.