Interested in becoming a member of the Oakland County CISMA? Learn more about how to join and benefits of membership below!
Over 40 current Members!
To join, members must be governmental units (townships, cities, villages, county), non-profit organizations, or universities. To see if your organization or municipality is already a member, view our current member list here.
Pictured: Invasive Flowering Rush
Join OC CISMA: What are the Member Benefits?
- Access to expertise in invasive species control, contractor selection, and private land owner support
- Mapping and strategic planning support
- Surveying and monitoring of emerging invasives
- Invasive species training
- Public education and outreach
- Informational brochures specific to Oakland County
- Access to ongoing Road Commission for Oakland County funds to treat priority invasive species in rights-of-way
- Increased communication among partners and outreach to stakeholders
Interested in learning more? Read our full brochure about membership!
Want to join us at a meeting? Check out the dates here!
Past Meeting Presentations
Oakland County CISMA Steering Committee meetings often have educational presentations from experts on selected invasive species topics. View some of these past presentations below!
- James Wieferich, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Presentation on Forest Pests [PDF of PowerPoint]
- Dr. Marianna Szücs, Michigan State University
- Paige Filice, MSU Extension Educator, Preventing Invasive Species Introductions through Research Based Outreach to Hobbyists and Retailers in the Pet and Garden Trade [PDF of PowerPoint]