Fungi Seminar and Hike

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Name: Fungi Seminar and Hike
Date: April 21, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT
Event Description:
The public is invited to attend a free seminar about fungi presented by Dr. Scott Bates, a mycologist and researcher with Purdue University Northwest. The seminar will be held on Saturday, April 21st from 9am-noon at the Meadowbrook Conservation Center, 109 West 700 North in Valparaiso.
Dr. Bates will describe fungal diversity in the region and the role of fungi in nature. Following the presentation, weather permitting, participants will hike Meadowbrook Nature Preserve to identify species of fungi found at the site. Participants are advised to dress for the weather.  
To register, or for more information, call Sarah at Shirley Heinze Land Trust at (219) 242-8558 or email sbarnes@heinzetrust.org.  The event is free to attend, but space is limited, so early registration is advised.
Location:
Meadowbrook Conservation Center
109 W. 700 N.
Valparaiso
Date/Time Information:
April 21
9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Contact Information:
219-242-8558
Fees/Admission:
Free!
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