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Title: Learning from quarantine successes. 
Author: Hollingsworth, Robert G.; Loope, Lloyd L.
Date: 2007-12
Publisher: Hawaiian Entomological Society
Citation: Hollingsworth RG, Lloope LL. 2007. Learning from quarantine successes. Proc Hawaiian Entomol Soc. 39:57-61.
Abstract: Among U.S. states, Hawaii stands out for it's very high rate of colonization by non-indigenous species. Hawaii's need for prevention and management of invasive species are arguably greater than for the rest of the United States because both tourism and agriculture require a relatively pest-free environment to flourish. In addition, Hawaii's highly endemic biodiversity, several spectacular national parks, and about one-third of all federally listed endangered species are also at risk and threatened primarily by current and future invasions. This paper examines Hawaii's federal and state quarantine entities and procedures. Comparisons are made to quarantine developments in Australia and New Zealand.
ISSN: 0073-134X
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/487
Keywords: agricultural products, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Australia, Hawaii, insect pests, introduced species, invasive species, Maui, New Zealand, plant and animal inspection, public opinion, quarantine, sanitary and phytosanitary regulations, state government, tourism, visitors

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