Public events at the Australasian Fungi Red List Workshop
There are two, free public events at the Workshop on Red Listing of Fungi from the Australasian region, to be held at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, 22-26 July:
- Hear about inspiring efforts to conserve fungi around the globe at a Public Forum on evening of Tuesday 23rd July.
- Learn about the assessment of conservation status of fungi at a General Session of the Workshop on Monday 22nd July.
Both events are free, but please book. Program and booking details here.
Image: One of the fungi to be assessed at the Red List Workshop, the spectacular Barbie Pagoda Fungus (Podoserpula miranda), known from only a few sites in New Caledonia, where it was discovered by members of the Société Mycologique de Nouvelle-Calédonie, growing exclusively on the base of Oak Gums (Arillastrum gummiferum). (Christian Laudereau).