Species list from Pleasant Valley Park on 09/02/2017

A good sized crowd of club members and non members met on at the Pleasant Valley Park parking lot. After a short question and answer session concerning seasonable mushrooms, common mushroom edibility fallacies like cooking mushrooms with a… Read More

Species list from August 2017 Monthly Meeting on 08/15/2017

Guest speaker was Judy Mackenroth who gave an introduction to dying with mushrooms. The highlight for me was the extraordinary Xylaria collected by Cecily Franklin that looks like a Dr. Suess bush. It has long, branching, sterile stems… Read More

Species list from Presque Isle State Park on 08/26/2017

We had 22 people show up for this distant walk. We only hunted for an hour but found remarkable diversity for the conditions. Six of our collections were of sufficient quality to make good herbarium specimens for a… Read More

Species list from Forbes State Forest on 08/20/2017

A mixture of first time mushroom hunters and club members attended this joint program with walk leaders Rachael Mahony from the PA DCNR Bureau of Forestry and Richard Jacob from WPMC. Before the walk we talked about different… Read More

Species list from Braddock Trail on 08/13/2017

Species list entered by Blaine Sanner. List of species found on the walk at Braddock Trail: Amanita rubescens (Blusher), Baorangia bicolorr (), Cantharellus cibarius (Common Chanterelle; Golden Chanterelle), Cantharellus lateritius (Smooth chanterelle), Cantharellus minor (Small Chanterelle), Clavaria vermicularis… Read More