Speaker: William Needham, President of the Mycological Association of Washington, DC This presentation will address the fundamental importance of fungi to ecology, as well as their place in current taxonomy. A brief overview of the distinctions among various fungal types according to phyla will provide the basis for a discussion of mycorrhizal (fungus-root) relationships involving trees, orchids, and other plants.
Doors open at 7:00. Location: Kensington Library, 4201 Knowles Ave, Kensington, MD.
The program is free and open to the public. Registration is not required.
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