Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest

By Steve Trudell Joe Ammirati

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

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Steve Trudell

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Joe Ammirati

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Review quotes

“Authoritative, thoughtfully organized, and filled with excellent photos.” —SciTech Book News

“Hold on to your hats, mushroom lovers! This beautifully illustrated guide presents descriptions and photographs of 460 of the region’s most conspicuous, distinctive, and ecologically important mushrooms.” —Chuckanut Reader

Product Details
Series
A Timber Press Field Guide
Categories
Number of pages
352
Publication date
July 22, 2009
ISBN
9780881929355