FORAY REPORT for Edmonton/Gold Bar Park
Foray Host/Lead: Mel Hohn/Lisa Oishi
Location: Gold Bar Park, Edmonton
Date: Sunday, September 26, 2021
Foray length: 1.5 hours (followed by a half hour discussion about our finds)
Attendance: 19 people
Collected approximately 40 mushroom samples; about 10-15 different mushrooms found
Coprinopsis uligincola, pluteus leoninus, pluteus cervinus, amanita vaginata, picipes badius, chlorophyllum rhacodes, flammulina velutipes, tyromyces chioneus, pleurotus dryinus, hemipholiota populnea
Mixed woods, maintained & heavily trafficked trails throughout, meadows.
Pines, aspen, sasktoonberry bushes, cranberry-bush, manitoba maples.
Scattered rain earlier in the day followed by a warm, sunny afternoon.
Definite evidence of previous mushroom foraging! This is a popular spot for Honey hunters.