Species list visualizations 2016

Last year we presented an overview of the species identified at the different parks. This year we have gone one further in the visualization of the species lists. The new analysis includes data back to 2012 and we… Read More

Lactarius Update (from 2011)

A presentation from John Stuart From the archives we have an educational talk on Lactarius mushrooms both on the biology of the genus and the species local to pittsburgh.

Button ID program refreshed

Just in time for this years mushroom season the WPMC has refreshed the John Plischke III Award For Mushroom Knowledge also know as the Button ID program . The goal of the Button ID Program is to encourage members… Read More

Importance of mushrooms in woods and forests & WPMC Barcoding Project

A presentation from Richard Jacob This was a presentation given at The Annual Fair Shake a fund raiser for Fair Shake Environmental Legal Services that Pennsylvania and Ohio introduced the WPMC and covered the project. Check out Fair Shake’s… Read More

Species overview for 2015

For just over a year now we have been collecting and publishing the species lists collated at the end of walks, forays and meetings on our website. We also include pictures from the walks and of the mushrooms…. Read More