Asian hornet: pest-specific contingency plan

This plan sets out the role of the Scottish Government in response to a suspected or confirmed incursion of the Asian hornet (Vespa velutina nigrithorax) within Scotland: the actions to be taken as well as governance, roles and responsibilities.

Evaluation and Review of Contingency Plan

94. This Contingency Plan will be tested every second year with a mock exercise, and the Plan reviewed and updated following each one.



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