January 2018

UC Santa Cruz Local Foray, Saturday, 20 January 2018 (by )

There will be a local foray this coming Saturday to welcome our new members in 2018.  Everyone is invited to come out and see what treasures the recent rains have produced.  Emphasis  will be on introducing new members to the club, but experienced members are also needed to share their knowledge and camaraderie. 

 

The Foray will take place around the North (upper) part of the UC Santa Cruz campus open space...

UC Santa Cruz Local Foray, Saturday, 20 January 2018 (by )

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Greetings Fungus Friends,

 

There will be a local foray this coming Saturday to welcome our new members in 2018.  Everyone is invited to come out and see what treasures the recent rains have produced.  Emphasis  will be on introducing new members to the club, but experienced members are also needed to share their knowledge and camaraderie.  The Foray will take place around the North (upper) part of the UC Santa Cruz campus open space...

Fair Foray (by )

Hi Folks!

 I could host a foray to collect specimins for the fair on Thursday 1/11, 12-2pm

I am off off Alba Rd. In Ben Lomond and have access to 30+ private acres of mixed redwood, fir, madrone & oak.

Let me know here, if you are interested!

~Karla

 

2018 January General Meeting: Member Panel (by )

? WHEN: 01/17/2018, 7-9 pm
? WHERE: Harvey West Scout House, Harvey West Scout House

Please join us for our General Meeting at the Harvey West Scout House.  Refreshments will be provided and informal mushroom ID from 7:00 - 7:30.  A discussion of upcoming events will precede our speakers.

Our program will consist of four beginner-oriented, mini-presentations about how to recognize some common local mushrooms.

January, 2018

"Earth Star" by Tim Teske

Best Photo
Date: December 23, 2017
Camera: Apple iPhone X
ISO Speed: 40
Exposure: 0.01 sec
Focal Length: 4 mm
Aperture: f/1.8
Flash Used: No

Found in Rancho San Antonio park along the Rogue Valley Trail.  Appeared shortly after a brief day of rain during an unusually dry season.

California Mushrooms-  page 460

Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast- page 533

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