Mushrooms can be found everywhere during every season in the Pacific Northwest, and as foraging becomes more and more popular for locals and tourists alike, it’s never been more crucial to have a thorough guide. As a part of the Timber Press Field Guide book series,Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwestis the must-have book for accurate mushroom identification.
A must-have guide for mushroom hunters in the Pacific Northwest
Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest is a compact, beautifully illustrated field guide to 460 of the region's most common mushrooms. In addition to profiles on individual species, it also includes a general discussion and definition of fungi, information on where to find mushrooms and guidelines on collecting them, an overview of fungus ecology, and a discussion on how to avoid mushroom poisoning.
More than 500 superb color photographs
Helpful keys for identification
Clear coded layout
Covers Oregon, Washington, southern British Columbia, Idaho, and western-most Montana
Essential reference for mushroom enthusiasts, hikers, and naturalists