Statewide strategy

Download the statewide strategy to fight HWA in Michigan.

HWA Statewide Coordinating Committee

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD)
John Bedford, Pest Response Program Specialist
Robin Rosenbaum, Plant Industry Section Manager

Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR)
Sue Tangora, Forest Health Section Manager
Roger Mech, Forest Health Specialist

Departments of Entomology and Forestry, Michigan State University
Deborah McCullough, Professor

Ottawa County Parks and Recreation
Melanie Manion, Natural Resource Management Supervisor

USDA Forest Service, Huron-Manistee National Forest
Carol Young, Forest Silviculturist

USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station
Therese Poland, Research Entomologist

USDA Forest Service, State & Private Forestry
Steven Katovich, Forest Entomologist


We encourage local community centers, nature centers, and other interested organizations to help share information about Hemlock Woolly Adelgid. Download a poster to print and display by clicking here.

Recent research

Download this presentation: WHITMORE HWA BWA USFS call in 5 Dec 2017