Great spruce bark beetle in Scotland

D. micans distribution map in Scotland - March 2024

D. micans distribution map in Scotland, from 20 March 2024.

Maintenance of a Pest Free Area

Information on the West of Scotland Pest Free Area for conifer bark beetles and the procedures that underpin it.

Information correct as at April 2023.

This guide will next be updated in Spring 2024

PFA Action Plan

Plan for the West of Scotland conifer bark beetle pest free area (February 2024).