Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast
Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast will help beginning and experienced mushroom hunters alike to find and identify mushrooms, whether common, rare, delicious, deadly, beautiful, or otherwise fascinating. This reference covers coastal California from Monterey County to the Oregon border with full treatments of 767 species, and references to hundreds more. With tips on mushroom collecting, descriptions of specific habitats and bio-zones, updated taxonomy, and outstanding photography, this guide is far and away the most modern and comprehensive treatment of mushrooms in the region. Each species profile pairs a photograph with an in-depth description, as well as notes on ecology, edibility, toxicity, and look-alike species. Written by mushroom identification experts and supported by extensive field work, Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast sets a new standard for mushroom field guides, and is an indispensable addition to the library of anyone curious about fungi.