Can't get enough FUNgus at Fungus Fair? Join the Turnagain Arm Mycological Society (TAMS)! In addition to putting on the Girdwood Fungus Fair, we also host several events throughout the year, along with monthly meetings/talks.
To Join: Fill out the forms and send with dues to the address listed in the forms. You'll be the first to know of planned club activities, get a tshirt, and support the club! You don't need to be a member to go to any meeting, but you do to participate in a club foray.
The Turnagain Arm Mycological Society was formed to:
2021 Schedule of Meetings and Forays (check back for updates)
April 28, 7pm Zoom (link to be emailed to TAMS members): Christin Swearingen will be talking about the West Coast Rare Project that FunDIS (formerly North American Mycoflora Project) is doing to encourage citizen scientists to document rare fungi on the west coast.
May 19th, 7-8pm Zoom (link to be emailed to TAMS members): Kate Mohatt will talk about the results of the Swan Lake Fire Morels iNaturalist project. Results include morel associations with pre-fire plant communities and morel taxonomy based on ITS sequences obtained from collections on the Kenai.
June 30th, 6-8pm Girdwood Brewing Company- TAMS meeting to plan Fungus Fair
Aug. 15th- Fungus Fair Forays and Workshop Registration begins
Aug. 25th - 6-8pm Nissman Pavillion TAMS Foray
Sept. 4-5th Girdwood Fungus Fair! Foray and Workshop Registration begins Aug. 15th
Sept. 10-12th Cordova Fungus Festival!