• Foraying at Bear Creek, Washington.
  • Wild Mushroom Show, 2017 with Jack Waytz and friend. Photo: Zachary Brown
  • Springtime grisette, gill edge detail. Photo: Erin Moore
  • Lobster mushroom, Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest. Photo: Erin Moore
  • Young banana slug, Olympic Peninsula. Photo: Erin Moore

Northwest Mushroomers Association (NMA)
P.O. Box 28581
Bellingham, WA 98228-0581

A Washington State nonprofit organization founded in 1989: 2021 bylaws

The purpose of the Northwest Mushroomers Association is to encourage and develop the understanding of mycology. In furtherance of this goal, the NMA provides for the collection of data and the dissemination of information to the scientific community and the general public. The NMA also promotes an educated approach towards the collection and consumption of edible mushrooms. We serve mushroom enthusiasts in northwest Washington State, including Whatcom, Skagit, and parts of Island Counties.

General mushroom ID assistance

Fred Rhoades, fmrhoades (a) comcast.net
Jack Waytz, gandalf5926 (a) comcast.net, 360-303-4079
Erin Moore (Bellingham), 360-738-0896

Guest speaker contact

Jack Waytz, 360nmavicepresident (a) gmail.com, NMA vice president

Club concerns

Mark D. Johnson, johnsonmd13 (a) gmail.com, NMA president


Sharon Squazzo, 360nmamembership (a) gmail.com

Website, newsletter

Erin Moore chanterellerin (a) gmail.com, website