The Attack of the Killer Mushrooms! - Feb19

  • Date
    Wednesday, 19 February, 2020
  • Time
    From 07:00 pm to 09:00 pm EST
  • Organizer name
    RA Canoe Camping Club
  • Price
    Free
  • Website
  • Address
    RA Centre, Courtside B Room
    2451 Riverside Drive
    Ottawa, ON

This is a joint presentation with Ottawa Field Naturalist Club and the RACCC.
They lurk all around you. Fruiting in parks, fields and forests. Growing along portage trails and even at your campsite. Killer Fungi. Do you know which ones can hurt you? Or how??? Join 3 mycophiles as they explore the myths and realities of poisonous mushrooms.?? An entertaining and informative presentation, full of photos and mistaken identities, discussing toxins, their effects and treatments. Learn how to spot some of the most harmful species that grow around your favourite recreational areas.