Sampling inspection to prevent the invasion of alien pests: statistical theory of import plant quarantine systems in Japan

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The establishment of appropriate import quarantine systems is the best known method for preventing the unintentional introduction of invasive alien pests. However, quarantine systems are sometimes judged as non-tariff barriers against trade by the World Trade Organization. The construction of a common scientific theory for quarantine systems is thus… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10144-015-0521-2

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@article{Yamamura2015SamplingIT, title={Sampling inspection to prevent the invasion of alien pests: statistical theory of import plant quarantine systems in Japan}, author={Kohji Yamamura and Hajime Katsumata and Junji Yoshioka and Tatsuya Yuda and Kenji Kasugai}, journal={Population Ecology}, year={2015}, volume={58}, pages={63-80} }