Gulf States Mycological Society

Mushroom Walk


BIG THICKET MUSHROOM WALK IN TEXAS

SATURDAY JUNE 10, 2017

 

We will meet at 10 AM at the Big Thicket National Preserve (BTNP) Field Research Station (FRS), 16890 FM 770, Saratoga TX 77585, on the west side of the highway. Saratoga is approx. 35 miles NW of Beaumont. The FRS is on FM 770, north off TX Hwy 105 between Beaumont and Cleveland. We will foray into the Lance Rosier Unit of the BTNP, collect and record species, (under David Lewis’ permit) and thereby assist with the ATBI species list for the BTNP.

After collecting, we will return to the FRS, have lunch, and discuss the species found. Bring collecting gear, rain gear if rainy, water, bug spray, and a sack lunch. For additional information you may contact David & Patricia Lewis, 409-423-3776,   dandplewis (@) gmail.com


We will meet at 10 AM at the Big Thicket National Preserve (BTNP) Field Research Station (FRS), 16890 FM 770, Saratoga TX 77585, on the west side of the highway. Saratoga is approx. 35 miles NW of Beaumont. The FRS is on FM 770, north off TX Hwy 105 between Beaumont and Cleveland. We will foray into the Lance Rosier Unit of the BTNP, collect and record species, and thereby assist with the All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI) species list for the BTNP. Jay Justice of Arkansas will be attending and assisting with identifications.
After collecting, we will return to the FRS, have lunch, and discuss the morning’s finds.  Bring collecting gear, rainwear, water, bug spray, and a sack lunch. Please call or email with any questions: David & Patricia Lewis 409-423-3776 or email: dandplewis (at) gmail.com
Read more about ATBI in this webpage by the Big Thicket Association (website)
Read a 2011 report of interesting macrofungi with cool images collected by David Lewis at BTNP.