The list below has the names of all those individuals who are ISA Certified Arborists and have taken the course on how to identify and manage oak wilt. The course is offered by the Texas A&M Forest Service (TFS) and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, in collaboration with the Texas Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISAT). Before 2016, Certified Arborists who attended the course were given the Texas Oak Wilt Certification (TOWC). In 2016, the course was upgraded to include an assessment (test) in addition to attending the course. These Certified Arborists are now known as Texas Oak Wilt Qualified (TOWQ).
Texas Oak Wilt Qualified (TOWQ) and Texas Oak Wilt Certification (TOWC) signifies that the individual arborist is ISA Certified and has received special training on the identification and management of oak wilt in Texas. Qualified and Certified individuals may be associated with an Oak Wilt Vendor in which case you can click the Vendor Link to learn more about these commercial services.