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Friday, August 19 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Mycoremediation: From the Field to the Lab and Back Again

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Fungi are the great healers of Earth, upholding an array of unique ecological roles that no bacteria, plant, or animal can match. In this presentation, Peter will show how these natural functions of fungi can be intentionally worked with by humans in a variety of ways to mitigate pollution, restore degraded lands, build soil, strengthen ecosystems, and create cleaner water. From home-scale techniques that anyone can practice, to insights into the tools behind broadscale remediation efforts, this talk will provide you with a solid foundation in the theory and methods behind the rapidly evolving and exciting field of mycoremediation.


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Peter McCoy

Peter McCoy is a founder and author of Radical Mycology, a grassroots organization and movement that teaches the means to easily work with mushrooms and other fungi for personal, societal, and ecological resilience. For the last 8 years, Radical Mycology has provided free resources and held internationally attended conferences that share the science of mycology and art mushroom cultivation in a way that is open-source, practical, and relevant... Read More →


Friday August 19, 2016 9:00am - 10:00am
Elks Lodge Telluride Elks Lodge #692, 472 W. Pacific Ave., Telluride, CO 81435

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