Asian Longhorned Beetle: ALB probably travelled to the United States inside solid wood pac
king material from China. The beetle has been intercepted at ports and found in warehouses throughout the United States.
• Bacterial Leaf Scorch: A bacterial plant disease of major environmental, economic, and aesthetic importance.
• Beech Bark Disease: A complex affecting American beech (Fagus grandifolia), including both insect and fungal components.