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Upcoming Events

Monday, May 4th at 7:30 PM, Illinois Mycological Association
Mushrooms of Mexico with Alan Rockefeller
Location: Kendall College, 900 N. Branch St., Chicago

Highlights from other websites

Greg Mueller, colleague at the Chicago Botanic Garden, article on National Geographic: The Next New Species Could be in Your Backyard: Why Exploration and Discovery Matter – Everywhere

Mushroom Videos

Mushroom Description Pages

Starting to build pages for the 1200 different kinds of macro-fungi in the Chicago area. These are the first species pages. There are also higher level pages from Kingdom down to genus.

What is happening this month?

Get a Checklist of the most common fungi. Add to our knowledge of what mushrooms can be found during the winter.

Speaking engagements in 2015 for Patrick


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