Forest Insects and Disease Working Group promotes the
protection of forest resources throughout North America
for the benefit of member countries and future generations.
The Working Group aims to achieve this through: a) the
prevention and eradication of forest insects and diseases
and b) the maintenance and improvement of tree and forest
health in through international cooperation that supports
forest health initiatives
the development, improvement and transfer of technology
related to the management of insects and disease affecting
exchange and disseminate information, and technology
relevant to the management of insect and disease.
as a technical advisory body to the North American
Plant Protection Organization (NAPPO), and to urge
NAPPO to deal with issues and provide technical support.
and report to the NAFC on progress and challenges
in carrying out the objectives and activities.