Introduction to Invasive Pest Inspections

Invasive Pest Inspections can be used to establish and inspect invasive pest monitoring sites.

It streamlines the inspection of invasive pest monitoring sites that help detect and track the spread of invasive pests. This accelerated approach increases the likelihood of detecting harmful plant pests and diseases before they have an opportunity to cause significant damage to agriculture commodities. Invasive Pest Inspections is typically implemented by agriculture agencies that want to take a data-driven approach to monitoring invasive pests and diseases.

The Invasive Pest Inspections solution delivers a set of capabilities that help you establish invasive pest monitoring sites, conduct invasive pest inspections, and monitor invasive pest programs.

Deploy the solution

This ArcGIS solution can be deployed in your ArcGIS organization.

Deploy the solution

See Deploying a solution for more information.


Invasive Pest Inspections requires the following:

  • ArcGIS Online
  • ArcGIS Pro 2.6 or later (Basic, Standard, or Advanced)
  • ArcGIS Survey123
  • Survey123 Connect

Information products

Invasive Pest Inspections includes the following information products:

ItemDescriptionMinimum user type

Invasive Pest Survey: New Site

An ArcGIS Survey123 form used by mobile workers to establish a new agricultural pest monitoring site

Mobile Worker

Invasive Pest Survey: Site Visit

An ArcGIS Survey123 form used by mobile workers to conduct field inspections at an existing monitoring site

Mobile Worker

Invasive Pest Survey: New Site Map

A map used by agriculture staff to create multiple agricultural pest monitoring sites at a single location


Invasive Pest Viewer

An ArcGIS Web AppBuilder app used by agriculture program managers to identify the impact of a suspected pest infestation on agricultural commodities and human populations


Invasive Pest Status

An ArcGIS Dashboards app used by agriculture program managers to monitor pest inspections and ensure monitoring sites are meeting federal and state goals


Invasive Pest Reports

An ArcGIS Pro project used by mapping technicians to create invasive pest inspection reports

GIS Professional Basic

When you deploy this solution in your ArcGIS organization, you also get an ArcGIS solution item that organizes the key information products and summarizes all the ArcGIS items (applications, forms, projects, maps, feature layers, feature layer views, and so on) included with the solution. The ArcGIS solution item also illustrates any dependencies items have on each other.

Release notes

The following are the release notes:

1.0 (Nov 2020)
  • First release of Invasive Pest Inspections