Mushroom Identification Programs/Sites
Pacific Northwest Mushroom Clubs
Southern Idaho Mycological Association (SIMA), Boise, ID
Other Organizations and Reference Websites
Mykoweb.com A site devoted to the science of mycology and the hobby of mushrooming.
Mycological Society of san Francisco operates the largest local amateur mycological association
Mushroom Observer is a site to record observations about mushrooms, help people identify muchrooms, and expand the mushroom scientific exploration (mycology) community.
Fungal Jungal is an educational site maintained by the University of Montana
Tom Volk Fungi is a site provided by the Department of Biology of University of Wisconson
Tree of Life is a site which records information and new changes in the Tree of Life.
Books (in order by author's last name)
Mushrooms Demystified, by David Arora
Musings of a Mushroom Hunter: A Natural History of Foraging, by Denis Benjamin
National Audubon Society field Guide to North American Mushrooms, by Gary Lincoff
The New Savory Wild Mushroom, by Margaret McKenney, Daniel Stuntz, & Joseph Ammirati
A Field Guide to Mushrooms: North America, by Kent McKnight and Vera McKnight
Mushrooms and Other Fungi of North America, by Roger Phillips
The Mushroom Hunter's Field Guide, by Alexander Smith and Nancy Weber
Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms, by Paul Stamets
Mushroom Cultivator: A Practical Guide to Growing Mushrooms at Home, by Paul Stamets
Field Guide to North American Truffles: Hunting, Identifying, and Enjoying the World's Most Prized Fungi, by Matt Trappe, Frank Evans, James Trappe
Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest, by Steve Trudell
Taylor Lockwood, amazing photographer of mushrooms and fungi: http://www.kingdomoffungi.com
Capitol Forest Map
DNR Trail Maps and Green Dot Road Maps
DNR Recreational Harvest of Special Forest Products for Personal Use
Mushroom limits - recreational harvesting of special forest products limits (mushrooms, berries, cones, conk, etc.
DNR Vehicle User Permits Information
You need a Discover Pass
Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
This year there's an online print option to obtain your free personal permit including a map of the specific areas by clicking on this link Personal Use Mushroom Permit 2017.