TELLURIDE XXXI – A great success – a chanterelle year !

TELLURIDE MUSHROOM FESTIVAL is Thursday, August 18 to Sunday, August 21 – it’s the place to be  for me!

mushpostpic (aka a good photo link to use

An all-taxa website called offers a way for you to put online all your interesting photos of mushrooms, plants, and animals. Whatever organisms I may be mentioning on this website I’ll try to include photos, but photos will also be available on other websites, like A mushroom website,, also carries many of my photos, keys, and stories.

A new beginning for me in the Electronic Age

Thanks to Graham Steinruck this is up and running.
Now let’s see what this can become.


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A. muscaria was widely used as an entheogen by many of the indigenous peoples of Siberia. Its use was known among almost all of the Uralic-speaking peoples of western Siberia and the Paleosiberian-speaking peoples of the Russian Far East. However, there are only isolated reports of A. muscaria use among the Tungusic and Turkic peoples of central Siberia and it is believed that entheogenic use of A. muscariawas largely not a practice of these peoples.  (more…)