19 Feb 2020 7:00 pm
Location: RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive, Courtside B Room
Presenters: Ian Gough, Chris Deduke, and Joan Heyding
Description: They lurk all around you. Fruiting in parks, fields and forests. Growing along portage trails and even at your campsite. Killer Fungi. Do you know which ones can hurt you? Or how? Join 3 mycophiles as they explore the myths and realities of poisonous mushrooms. An entertaining and informative presentation, full of photos and mistaken identities, discussing toxins, their effects and treatments. Learn how to spot some of the most harmful species that grow around your favourite recreational areas.
This is a joint presentation for the OFNC and the RA Canoe Club.