The workshop is sponsored by:
- IUFRO Working Parties: 7.03.11 (Resistance to Insects) and 2.02.15 (Breeding and Genetic Resources of Five-Needle Pines);
- USDA Forest Service: Western Wildland Environment Threat Assessment Center (WWETAC), Eastern Wildland Environmental Threat Assessment Center (EWETAC), Pacific Northwest Region (Forest Health Protection & Genetic Resource Programs), Pacific Southwest Research Station (PSW);Pacific Northwest Research Station (PNW);
- King Estate Winery;
- Starker Forests;
- University of California Cooperative Extension;
- and the California Oak Mortality Task Force.