Fungus in black and white Recyclers of the world

“Fungi are the grand recyclers of the planet and the vanguard species in habitat restoration” ~ Paul Stamets

They are also incredibly beautiful and some of them are bloody delicious too especially when cooked in butter with garlic. I think like so much of out natural world we take these strange and wonderful things for granted and yet they are an vital part of our ecosystem. Without them, well we don’t know exactly what would be the outcome of such a situation but there is quite a bit of science that indicates it would not be a good thing.

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