Species list from Dorothy Fornoff Walk – Deer Lakes Park on 06/18/2016

Walk leader Dick Dougall. It’s a great time of year to to go mushroom hunting. The recent heavy rains are starting to make the summer mushrooms pop and we found quite a few on this walk. A couple… Read More

Species list from Phipp’s BioBlitz 2016 on 06/05/2016

Walk leader, and BioBlitz specialist, La Monte Yarroll with assistance from Adam Haritan and Jim Tunney. There were two walks at Phipp’s BioBlitz, one in the morning rain, and one in the afternoon. Species list entered by La… Read More

Species list from Camp Guyasuta on 06/04/2016

Walk leader Barbara DeRiso. Despite threatening skies and a very few raindrops, some 25 mushroom enthusiasts joined Barbara DeRiso, John & Kim Plischke and Dick Dougall at Camp Guyasuta on Saturday, June 4. Lots of mushrooms, including a… Read More

Mushroom kit instructions and Species list from May Monthly Meeting on 05/17/2016

If you were lucky you received two kits at the annual cultivation night. The main kit consisted of a small bag of oyster spawn on grain and a bag of cotton seed hulls. Instructions for growing this kit… Read More

Species list from Sycamore Island Spring Walk on 05/14/2016

Walk leader La Monte Yarroll in association with the Allegheny Land Trust. We had a great turnout in spite of the rain. A couple of colorful Mycena’s were found: the more common Mycena leaiana (Orange Mycena); and the rarely… Read More