2020 GEORGIA MUSHROOM FESTIVAL aka MUSH FEST
Bill is a field biologist and teacher at the Connecticut River Museum, in Essex, Connecticut. He discovered mycology when he was an undergraduate studying botany.
Bill has been a member, officer and Education Chair of Connecticut Valley Mycological Society since 1988. He has been a principal identifier, lecturer and presenter in major forays in the east for 20 years and he participates in numerous events for the NEMF, COMA and CVMS.
Bill has given presentations about fungi to dozens of environmental organizations and clubs all the Northeast.
His specialities are the Boletaeceae and insect/fungus relationships.
Bill will give two talks:
Saturday, Oct. 17
BUGS, SLUGS AND OTHER MUSHROOM THUGS
Sunday, Oct 18
MUSHROOM POISONS AND POISONOUS MUSHROOMS
Some of "Mushroom Royalty"