Fantastic Fungi — Movers and Shapers of Forest Ecosystems
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Kemp Natural Resources Station, Woodruff
Fungi are often overlooked and definitely underappreciated. Yet these diverse and highly evolved organisms are critical to function of forest ecosystems. Their varied lifestyles provide roles as symbiotic mutualists, nature’s recyclers, or disease-causing tree pathogens. Fungi profoundly influence the initiation, development, composition, stability, and change of forests. Join UW-Madison’s Dr. Glen Stanosz for a “fun-gi” filled talk about these amazing life forms!