Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest (Timber Press Field Guide)

Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest (Timber Press Field Guide)

Joe Ammirati, Steve Trudell

The Pacific Northwest is among the top locations to discover mushrooms — they're either plentiful and spectacularly diversified. but before, there was no mushroom advisor that specializes in the region.

This compact, superbly illustrated advisor offers descriptions and pictures of 460 of the region's so much conspicuous, particular, and ecologically vital mushrooms. The geographic diversity lined by means of the booklet comprises Oregon, Washington, southern British Columbia, Idaho, and westernmost Montana, with an emphasis at the center of mushroom kingdom: the low- to mid-elevation wooded area habitats of western Oregon and Washington. as well as profiles on person species, Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest additionally contains a normal dialogue and definition of fungi; info on the place to discover mushrooms and directions on accumulating them; an summary of fungus ecology; and a dialogue on mushroom poisoning and the way to prevent it.

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