Prairie States Mushroom Club

Prairie States Mushroom Club Foray Schedule 2021

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May 1st, Wickiup Learning Center, Linn County, Iowa.

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May 29th, Palisades-Kepler State Park in Linn Co. Iowa

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June 27th, 10:00 am - noon, Pinicon Ridge Park, Linn County Iowa.

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July 3rd, Ryerson Woods State Preserve, in Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa.

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September 11th, Cedar Rock State Park, Buchanan County.

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October 9th, Kent Park, Johnson County Iowa.

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October 16th, Amana Nature Trail, Iowa County

The Amana Nature Trail has been a fantastic mushroom destination in the past. With lots of rain the previous few days, we expected tons of fungi. Sadly, the woods was a great disappointment as very little fungus was found. The day was pretty nice for mid-October, and we had a good turnout so that made the lack of mushrooms even more striking. Here is part of the group heading to the woods:

We did find lots of Mycenas. In fact, almost every well rotted log was sprouting a troop of these guys.

While there were several logs with Ishnoderma, this stump had the most and best looking:

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For more information about foray times, contact Dean Abel PSMC President, 319-354-3510, email dean-abel@uiowa.edu

If you have a favorite mushroom hunting place where you'd like to have a foray, please let me know.
Glen Schwartz, PSMC Secretary, 319-393-7705, GlenASchwartz@gmail.com



Photo by Glen Schwartz