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Friday, August 18 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Remediation in the Mycorrhizosphere

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Decomposer fungi often steal the spotlight when it comes to discussions on mycoremediation. But did you know that many soil-dwelling fungi can also degrade toxic pollutants, accumulate heavy metals, and reduce the impacts of environmental disturbances? In this talk, join Peter for a tour of the underground world of mycorrhizal fungi and the various means by which they can be cultivated and applied in landscapes to reduce pollutant loads and increase environmental and human resilience.

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Peter McCoy

Radical Mycology
Peter McCoy is a founder and author of Radical Mycology, a grassroots organization and movement that teaches the means to easily work with mushrooms and other fungi for personal, societal, and ecological resilience. For the last 8 years, Radical Mycology has provided free resources... Read More →

Friday August 18, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT
Telluride High School Cafeteria 721 W Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435