To facilitate collaboration among academia, government, industry, and non-profit to reduce the effects of Oak Wilt on the citizens and natural resources of Michigan. 


The impacts of Oak Wilt in Michigan are reduced through education, and collaboration among key entities, resulting in science-based oak wilt best manageme practices that are utilized appropriately by both professionals and the public.


  • Research in Michigan

  • Public and professional education

  • Development of the Oak Wilt Risk Meter

  • Support grant education from Partners

  • Website as a resource tool for professionals and the public

  • Development of the Oak Wilt Qualified Specialist Program for Industry Professionals