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Who are we?

The mission of the Cascade Mycological Society (CMS) is to:

  • study fungi
  • educate members and the public about fungi identification and ecologybig bolete 11=21=12
  • promote conservation of fungi
  • promote health and safety in the gathering and consumption of edible fungi
  • above all, to have fun!

CMS has it’s origin’s in the Lane Community College Biology of Mushroom Class and the Mount Pisgah Arboretum Mushroom Festival; read more about our history here. We are primarily residents of the Eugene/Springfield area; but have members scattered about Oregon and in Washington and California. CMS is also a registered 501(c)3 educational non-profit.

What does the Cascade Mycological Society Offer?

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