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UK FUNGUS DAY 2015 - 10th & 11th OCTOBER 2015


On 10th & 11th October 2015 the British Mycological Society with support from academics, field mycologists, educators and industry; plan to hold the UK Fungus Day weekend to raise awareness of fungi and fungal science. 

Events covering various regions across the UK and Ireland will take place on or around the weekend of 10th & 11th October 2015.

UK fungus Day is supported by The British Mycological Society, in partnership with the Society of Biology and it forms part of their 'Biology Week ' programme.

Major events are held at Cambridge Science Centre, The National Botanic Garden of Wales, Kew Gardens, The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh (Plantlife Scotland), The John Innes Centre Norwich, Queenswood Arboretum and The Whitby Museum.

UK Fungus Day has teamed up with iSpot at the Open University to help with your fungi Identification. Visit www.ispotnature.org and use the hashtag #ukfungusday to follow events and fungi finds throughout the weekend. Fungi experts will be on hand to help you ID what you have found!