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This guidance includes instructions for filling out application 3-200-42 and info-graphics that explain double escape-proof containment.
This document is specific to permit applicants and complements but does not supersede or replace existing guidance, such as the materials available from https://www.fws.gov/injuriouswildlife/.
This is a living document. USFWS will add and refine guidance as permit applicant concerns become more clear and additional information becomes available.
Spitzen-van der Sluijs A, Martel A, Asselberghs J, Bales EK, Beukema W, Bletz MC, et al. Expanding distribution of lethal amphibian fungus Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans in Europe. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2207.160109
Review of the risk posed by importing Asiatic species of Caudata amphibians (salamanders and newts) into the EU (DOWNLOAD)
Prepared for The European Commission, Directorate General Environment, Directorate E – Global & Regional Challenges, LIFE ENV.E.2. – Global Sustainability, Trade & Multilateral Agreements, Brussels, Belgium