Meeting – January 18, 2017
- When: Wednesday, January 18, 2017, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
- Where: Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St, Eugene, Oregon 97405
Dr. Jeff Stone will talk to us about “Fungal Pathogens of Forest trees and Ecology of Western Forests”. Jeff is a senior research professor in the department of Botany and Plant Pathology at OSU. His research concerns fungal pathogens of forest trees and the role of tree diseases in forest ecology. In addition to research on tree diseases, Jeff teaches classes in plant pathology, plant ecology, and economic botany through OSU ecampus, as well as introductory mycology at the University of Oregon. He also served as the editor in chief of the Mycological Society of America journal Mycologia, from 2009 to 2014.
The talk is free and open to the public. There will be a mushroom identification session prior to the speaker. Bring what’s in your basket, edible or not, and learn from the experienced members of our community.