Species list from Mystery walk in North Park on 08/10/2019

Typically several Russulas, including a huge foetid “stinker” went unidentified. A couple Amanitas also went unidentified. Species list entered by Robert Bosiljevac. List of species found on the walk at Mystery walk in North Park: Amanita brunnescens (Cream… Read More

Species list from Blue Knob State Park on 07/27/2019

Not one, not Two, but THREE mushroom events were held at Blue Knob State Park (Bedford County). WPMC Mycologist John Plischke lead a walk on Chappells Field Trail before returning to the Buck Hill Amphitheater and identifying the… Read More

Species list from Audubon Greenway with Allegheny Land Trust (ALT) on 07/20/2019

Neither threat of storm nor sweltering heat would hinder our hikers! Expecting to find chanterelles under the mature oaks, we were surprised (and disappointed) to find none at all. A few tiny species of Marasmioid fungi were admired… Read More

Species list from Chanterelles at North Park on 07/06/2019

Species list entered by Jack Baker. List of species found on the walk at Chanterelles at North Park: Amanita amerifulva (American Orange-Brown Ringless Amanita), Amanita brunnescens (Cream Colored Cleft-foot Amanita), Amanita citrina f. lavendula (), Amanita flavorubescens (Yellow… Read More

Species list from Sycamore Island with Allegheny Land Trust summer survey on 07/13/2019

This was the first summer survey of Sycamore Island. Previously we’ve done only Spring and Fall. We had about 25 hunters for this island jaunt. Allegheny Cleanways provided the Rachel Carson boat to ferry us out to the… Read More