Recent Updates from the Mushroom Belt

MLCO Foray Report – Nov 10, 2018

Report and pictures by Dr. Bitty Roy (MLCO Steering Committee) Most of the Foray members are gathered around a large specimen of Agaricus silvicolisimilis.  On Saturday, November 10th the Macrofungi of Lane County Oregon (MLCO) group and CMS had a foray to the upper McKenzie River.  The forest...

CMS Meeting – Nov 21, 2018

When: Wednesday, November 21, 2018, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Where: Amazon Community Center, 2700 Hilyard St, Eugene, Oregon 97405 This event is free and open to the public. There will be a mushroom identification session. Bring what’s in your basket, edible or not, and learn from the experienced members of...

Thanksgiving foray (Nov 17th) with Chris Melotti

  CMS Forays are open only to CMS members, for more information on membership click here. Join CMS for a foray to collect mushrooms for your Thanksgiving table.  In addition to edibles, your foray leader, Chris Melotti will be happy to answer all of your questions about mushroom...

Use INaturalist to learn about mushrooms

  We have all used search engines to help us learn what certain mushrooms look like.  The problem is how many times have you done an image search for a specific species and were presented with results that you know are wrong. It happens a lot.   Now, you have...

MLCO Collection Outing – November 10, 2018

  The rain has started so it is time to put on your citizen scientist hat. Join us for a Macrofungi of Lane County Oregon (MLCO) project collection outing. The purpose of this scientific outing is to collect, document, identify, and voucher mushrooms that will be added to the Macrofungi...