• 2017 Wild Mushroom Show. Photo: Zachary Brown
  • The King - and the royal family. Photo: Erin Moore
  • Interactive tables, Wild Mushroom Show, Bellingham
    Touch and smell, 2014. Photo: Erin Moore
  • Mycologist Noah Siegel
  • Wild Mushroom Show, 2017 with Jack Waytz and friend. Photo: Zachary Brown
  • Shrimp Russula! Photo: Erin Moore
  • NMA 2015 Silver Lake foray
  • Shaggy parasol. Photo: Erin Moore
  • Foray finds, Silver Lake
  • Laccaria laccata. Photo: Erin Moore
  • NMA Wild Mushroom Show is Oct 18, 2015 (2014 winning artwork by Stanojka Stuart)
  • A few Whatcom County corts at the 2014 mushroom show
    Cortinarius species, 2014 Wild Mushroom Show, Northwest Mushroomers Association
  • Early morel - Verpa bohemica. Photo: Richard Morrison
  • David Arora (author of Mushrooms Demystified) with Northwest Mushroomers at Deception Pass
  • David Arora's Mushroom Wheel of Fortune
  • Tiny Favolaschia in the Bolivian Amazon. Photo: Daniel Winkler
  • Studying the Agaricus, 2014. Photo: Erin Moore
  • Wild Mushroom Show, 2014 . Photo: Erin Moore
  • Tremella mesenterica. Photo: Richard Morrison
  • Stereo "3D" image of Mycena aurantiidisca. Photos: Fred Rhoades
  • Stereo "3D" image of Cyathus striatus. Photos: Fred Rhoades
  • Bowman Bay, Washington, site of the annual "Dilly Foray"
  • Could that be a truffle dog? Annual Bowman Bay foray
  • NMA's Harold Mead and Christine Roberts ID foray mushrooms
  • Margaret Dilly and Buck McAdoo, mushroom identifiers at work, Bowman Bay, WA
    Margaret Dilly, Buck McAdoo and Fred Rhoades at work, Deception Pass State Park, WA
Events calendar

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— UPCOMING EVENTS —

MEMBERS, PLEASE CHECK YOUR NMA EMAIL ON 16 NOVEMBER for the slate of 2021-2022 Board candidates and directions on voting. PLEASE VOTE! Voting closes 30 NOVEMBER 2021.

2022 General Meetings
Meeting venues and topics will be announced by NMA email

Thurs. 14 April 7-9 p.m.
Thurs. 12 May 7-9 p.m.
Thurs. 9 June 7-9 p.m.
Thurs. 8 Sept 7-9 p.m.
Thurs. 13 Oct 7-9 p.m.
Thurs. 10 Nov 7-9 p.m.

2022 Forays
Foray details will be announced by NMA email.

Sat. 16 April.
Whatcom Land Trust site foray: “Get to Know Your Fungal Habitats”

Fri. afternoon 20 May – Sun. morning 22 May.
“Mushroom Mayhem” our annual spring overnight foray/camping/hotel stay east of the mountains

Sat. 11 Jun – Sun 12 June.
Mount Baker Highway day of foraying and/or overnight camping

Sat. 10 Sept.
Skagit County day foray

Sat. 15 Oct.
Whatcom County day foray

Sat. 12 Nov.
Annual Dilly Foray. A day foray to end the season.

Special Events
Venues and details to be announced in NMA email.

Evening of Sat. 26 Mar.
Survivor’s Banquet, our annual meeting, potluck dinner, and installation of the new NMA Board.

Thur. 8 Sept 7-9 p.m.
Our September general meeting will be Jack Waytz’s Mushroom Cooking Demo

Mid-Sept to mid-Oct.
Mushroom ID Class, two 3-week sessions, Tues. 7-9 p.m. Registration, venue, and details to be announced in NMA email.

Sun. 23 Oct.
NMA Annual Wild Mushroom Show

— PAST EVENTS —

Find past member meetings and presentations on NMA’s Vimeo channel.

October 2021, Britt Bunyard of Fungi Magazine on his new book, “Amanitas of North America”

September 2021, South Sound recording of “Mushrooms and remediation”

June 2021, “Lactarius and Mushroom the Journal

May 2021 “Serendipitous sightings by a meandering mycologist”

April 2021, “Spring mushroom foraging in Washington”

January 2021, “The elusive concept of species: How human attempts to define Mother Nature apply to the kingdom of Fungi.”

October 2020, “Mushroom identification up close and personal”

2020, fantastic fungi images by NMA members, “NMA 2020 fall mushroom slideshow”