Forest-Damaging Insect Law and Legal Definition

Pursuant to 16 USCS § 6552 (3), [Title 16. Conservation; Chapter 84. Healthy Forest Restoration; Insect Infestations and Related Diseases] the term forest-damaging insect means--

“(A) a Southern pine beetle;

(B) a mountain pine beetle;

(C) a spruce bark beetle;

(D) a gypsy moth;

(E) a hemlock woolly adelgid;

(F) an emerald ash borer;

(G) a red oak borer;

(H) a white oak borer; and

(I) such other insects as may be identified by the Secretary.”