Species list from Post class walk in Salamander park on 04/14/2018

After the days mushroom education class many of the group joined the class teachers for a walk at Salamander park. The weather was warm and dry but fresh mushrooms were in short supply. We did find quite a… Read More

Species list from Todd Nature Reserve on 03/24/2018

About 20 people attended an early spring mushroom walk at Todd Nature Reserve on Saturday, March 24th. While the temperatures were mild, a few inches of heavily compacted snow remained on several of the trails. Despite the semi-wintry… Read More

Gary Lincoff – Memorial

It is with a sad heart that we learned of Gary Lincoff’s death on March 16, 2018. He will be remembered by the Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club for his enthusiastic life of mushroom knowledge and teaching. He was… Read More

Mushroom toxicity

You have all heard about poisonous mushrooms but do you know about the different kinds of poisonings and their symptoms?  Past president and retired doctor John Stuart gives us a break down of the different types of poisoning, symptoms, chemicals… Read More

March-April 2018 newsletter

The first newsletter of 2018 has just been published and you should have received a copy by post or email. There is a new column by past-president Dick Dougall titled “The Beginner’s Corner”, photos from the annual photo contest,… Read More