Please join us for the Tenth Annual Point Reyes National Seashore Fungus Fair!
Sunday, January 4, 2015
Bear Valley Visitor Center
Attend free lectures in the Bear Valley Visitor Center Auditorium. Learn about fungi and their role in the many Point Reyes habitats, from grasslands to redwoods. See the remarkable colors and shapes of wild mushrooms collected in the park.
Amateur mycologists will be on hand to talk about mushrooms, their role in the environment, and more! Learn more about the Bay Area Mycological Society activities, scientific and educational mission.
Schedule of Speakers:
- 11 am "Forest Fires and Fungi: Losers, Winners and Strategies" by Dr. Tom Bruns
- 12:30 pm "The Art and History of Mushroom Dyes" by Dorothy Beebee
- 2 pm "Zen and the Art of Mushroom Hunting" by Debbie Viess
Download the Tenth Annual Fungus Fair Flyer. (86 KB PDF)
For more information about fungi at the Point Reyes National Seashore, visit: http://www.nps.gov/pore/naturescience/mushrooms.htm.
For more information about Bay Area Mycological Society events, visit the BAMS website: http://www.bayareamushrooms.org/calendar.html.
Sponsored by the Bay Area Mycological Society and Point Reyes National Seashore.More »