Species list from Black Friday walk at Hartwood Acres on 11/27/2020

Another warm Black Friday saw a group of intrepid social distancing mushroom hunters meet at Hartwood acres to see what bargains we could find. With only a couple of days of frosts in the weeks before Black Friday… Read More

Species list from Todd Nature Reserve on 10/18/2020

We had a wonderful time on our Todd Nature Reserve walk! Found so many interesting fungi, and spent some time with some great people. Species list entered by Cara Barkley. Species identified by Cara Barkley. List of species… Read More

Species list from Barking slopes on 11/1/2020

It was a wet Sunday morning but four mushroom hunters were not to be deterred. As far as we are aware this is the first WPMC walk at Barking slopes, an Allegheny Land Trust property. We took the… Read More

Election results

At last night’s Zoom meeting, WPMC members elected the following slate of Officers for 2021. PRESIDENT: Stephen Bucklin VICE PRESIDENT: Cara Barkley Coulter SECRETARY: Julie Travaglini TREASURER: Jared Delaney NAMA TRUSTEE (2-year term): Garrett Taylor Congratulations and thanks… Read More

2020 WPMC Photo Contest Results

A big THANK YOU to WPMC Identifier Josh Doty for once again judging this year’s WPMC Photo Contest, with assistance from WPMC Mycologist Kimberly Plischke and WPMC Identifier Jared White. The winners were: Pictorial First Place: Fluff Berger,… Read More