Wisconsin Mycological Society

Welcome to our home on the web, we are in the process of updating and expanding our website.

 

Website Updates

Upcoming Events – September / October Foray date changes.

Mushroom of the Month added to the Info tab

New info Navigation heading – added Book Page

Upcoming Events – May Lecture, May Foray date

 

Fungi Facts!

Stinkhorns

Some mushrooms, like the stinkhorns, smell of rotting meat – this attracts flies, which then carry the spores away.
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Some mushrooms, like the stinkhorns, smell of rotting meat – this attracts flies, which then carry the spores away.

Spore Dispersal

Some mushrooms just drop their spores and let the wind carry them away, but some shoot their spores in the air, as far as 2.5 metres.
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Some mushrooms just drop their spores and let the wind carry them away, but some shoot their spores in the air, as far as 2.5 metres.