Join us for a hunt for wild mushrooms! Newbies welcome, you can learn as you go from seasoned foragers and professional mycologists.
Note that IMA forays happen rain or shine. Bring a bag for litter removal and something to protect yourself against ticks and mosquitoes.
IMA foray locations are not posted publicly. Please see the newsletter for directions. If you do not have a copy of the newsletter, make sure you have paid your membership dues. http://www.illinoismyco.org/join
We now have a page for arranging carpools to IMA events:
Saturday 7 September 2013, 09:00AM
Leader: Patrick Leacock ([masked])
Collecting Purpose: Scientific and Educational ONLY
Marengo, Illinois 60152
Nearest Transit: Carpool
This location has 800 acres of oak and hickory woodlands, with some walnuts, ash, and maple. There are several areas of planted pine that had Suillus last year. This is one of Patrick's research sites. There is a good variety of mushrooms to be found along the trails. Bring bug spray, water or beverages, lunch.