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Mushrooms of British Columbia
Mushrooms of British Columbia

Mushrooms of British Columbia

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Royal BC Museum Handbook

NATURE

504 Pages, 5.5 x 8.5

Formats: Trade Paper, Mobipocket, EPUB, PDF

Trade Paper, $29.95 (US $29.95)

Publication Date: September 2021

ISBN 9780772679550

Rights: WOR X CA

Royal British Columbia Museum (Sep 2021)
The Royal British Columbia Museum

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Overview

Mushrooms of British Columbia is perfect for anyone wanting to know more about BC mushrooms—whether for study, harvest, photography, or appreciation

With more species of fungi than any other region in Canada, British Columbia is a rich playground for mushroom hunters. Authors and mushroom experts Andy MacKinnon and Kem Luther bring a practical and playful approach to helping people quickly and confidently identify the mushrooms of British Columbia. Common names trump technical terminology, fungi are grouped by overall shape, and written descriptions of more than 350 common species are reinforced with carefully curated diagnostic images. This is the go-to guidebook for anyone, amateur or expert, who loves to study, draw, photograph, and eat BC mushrooms.

Reviews

"The new Mushrooms of British Columbia is a very welcome and useful addition to our understanding of the world of nature. . . This book will expand the pleasure and knowledge of anyone who spends time in nature." —Robert Bateman, Wildlife artist

"A first in my lifetime--a guide to the mushrooms of BC! A long time coming, but so worth the wait. Mushrooms of BC is a glorious book!" —Britt Bunyard, Publisher and editor-in-chief, FUNGI Magazine

"For amateurs and professionals, Mushrooms of British Columbia will be the go-to book for safe and accurate mushroom identification . . . I enthusiastically recommend this gorgeous field guide, which is clearly the best book for sojourns into the forests of BC." —Paul Stamets, Author of Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World

"Mushrooms of British Columbia [is] the must-have book for mushroom enthusiasts and those eager to broaden their knowledge of nature in British Columbia and the northwestern United States." —westcoastforager.com

Online Book Description

With more species of fungi than any other region in Canada, British Columbia is a rich playground for mushroom hunters. Now there’s Mushrooms of British Columbia, the newest handbook from the Royal BC Museum. It’s perfect for anyone wanting to know more about BC mushrooms—whether for study, harvest, photography or appreciation.Authors and mushroom experts Andy MacKinnon and Kem Luther bring a practical and playful approach to helping people quickly and confidently identify the mushrooms of British Columbia. Common names trump technical terminology, fungi are grouped by overall shape, and written descriptions of more than 350 common species are reinforced with carefully curated diagnostic images.This is the go-to guidebook for anyone, amateur or expert, who loves to study, draw, photograph and eat BC mushrooms.