A Beginners Guide to Foraging for Wild Mushrooms

A beginner's guide to foraging for wild mushrooms and the world of fungi, including gilled, boletes, corals, cup fungi, polypores, puffballs and earthstars, stinkhorns, and tooth fungi.

Chanterelles are commonly recommended to novice gatherers, but they do have at least one poisonous lookalike. As with all mushrooms, be sure before you eat!
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