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Mr. John Plischke III

Walk and Foray Chairman

Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club

Direct Phone: (724) ***-****       

Email: f***@***.org

Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club

614 Dorseyville Rd.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15238

United States

Company Description

The Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club was created to promote the enjoyment, study, and exchange of information about wild mushrooms. Everyone who has an interest in wild mushrooms is welcome to become a member. Activities include regular meetings, projec... more

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Affiliations

Chairman of the Photography Committee
North American Mycological Association

Web References (86 Total References)


By John Plischke ...

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By John Plischke III

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The author, John Plischke III, is well known as a Vice President of NAMA, founder of the Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club, and tireless host of the successful 2011 NAMA Foray.
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In most cases, the look-alike comments are not sufficient to clearly distinguish the species, so one would need to turn to a more comprehensive book for additional information and illustrations, and Plischke is careful to point out the need for multiple books if one wants to identify mushrooms.


News | NYMS

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John Plischke III

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John Plischke III
"Mushrooms That Grow On Other Mushrooms"
John Plischke III is a founding member of the Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club, which has become one of the largest mushroom clubs in the US. He is Walk and Foray Chairman of the WPMC and a member of the Speaker's Bureau. John has been awarded the club's Distinguished Service Award.
John is an identifying mushroom expert for the Western PA Mushroom Club (WPMC). He is a life member of NAMA and a trustee to both NAMA and NEMF. NAMA has awarded John the prestigious Harry and Elsie Knighton Award. John is Chairman of the NAMA Photography Committee. He has also presented programs to many NAMA affiliated mushroom clubs.
He is the editor of two WPMC wild mushroom cookbooks. John is also the author of Morel Mushrooms and Their Poisonous Look A Likes and Good Mushroom, Bad Mushroom. He has also contributed to over a dozen other mushroom books. He developed 2 slide programs for NAMA, has made numerous contributions to the NEMF website, and his portfolio includes 10 different mushroom programs.
John has won over 85 national and regional awards for his mushroom photography, is past chairman of the Fungus Section of the PA Biological Survey, has contributed to the mushroom poster available at the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation of Natural Resources, and has given scores of mushroom programs from the East coast to the West coast and across Canada. He can be reached at fungi01@aol.com.


paul sadowski | NYMS

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John Plischke III

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John Plischke III
"Mushrooms That Grow On Other Mushrooms"
John Plischke III is a founding member of the Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club, which has become one of the largest mushroom clubs in the US. He is Walk and Foray Chairman of the WPMC and a member of the Speaker's Bureau. John has been awarded the club's Distinguished Service Award.
John is an identifying mushroom expert for the Western PA Mushroom Club (WPMC). He is a life member of NAMA and a trustee to both NAMA and NEMF. NAMA has awarded John the prestigious Harry and Elsie Knighton Award. John is Chairman of the NAMA Photography Committee. He has also presented programs to many NAMA affiliated mushroom clubs.
He is the editor of two WPMC wild mushroom cookbooks. John is also the author of Morel Mushrooms and Their Poisonous Look A Likes and Good Mushroom, Bad Mushroom. He has also contributed to over a dozen other mushroom books. He developed 2 slide programs for NAMA, has made numerous contributions to the NEMF website, and his portfolio includes 10 different mushroom programs.
John has won over 85 national and regional awards for his mushroom photography, is past chairman of the Fungus Section of the PA Biological Survey, has contributed to the mushroom poster available at the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation of Natural Resources, and has given scores of mushroom programs from the East coast to the West coast and across Canada. He can be reached at fungi01@aol.com.


The Horticultural Society of New York

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John Plischke III

John Plischke III is a founding member of the Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club, which has become one of the largest mushroom clubs in the US. He is Walk and Foray Chairman of the WPMC and a member of the Speaker's Bureau. John has been awarded the club's Distinguished Service Award.
John is an identifying mushroom expert for the Western PA Mushroom Club (WPMC). He is a life member of NAMA and a trustee to both NAMA and NEMF. NAMA has awarded John the prestigious Harry and Elsie Knighton Award. John is Chairman of the NAMA Photography Committee. He has also presented programs to many NAMA affiliated mushroom clubs.
He is the editor of two WPMC wild mushroom cookbooks. John is also the author of Morel Mushrooms and Their Poisonous Look A Likes and Good Mushroom, Bad Mushroom. He has also contributed to over a dozen other mushroom books. He developed 2 slide programs for NAMA, has made numerous contributions to the NEMF website, and his portfolio includes 10 different mushroom programs.
John has won over 85 national and regional awards for his mushroom photography, is past chairman of the Fungus Section of the PA Biological Survey, has contributed to the mushroom poster available at the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation of Natural Resources, and has given scores of mushroom programs from the East coast to the West coast and across Canada. He can be reached at fungi01@aol.com.


John Plischke ...

newyorkmyc.org [cached]

John Plischke III

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John Plischke III
"Mushrooms That Grow On Other Mushrooms"
John Plischke III is a founding member of the Western Pennsylvania Mushroom Club, which has become one of the largest mushroom clubs in the US. He is Walk and Foray Chairman of the WPMC and a member of the Speaker's Bureau. John has been awarded the club's Distinguished Service Award.
John is an identifying mushroom expert for the Western PA Mushroom Club (WPMC). He is a life member of NAMA and a trustee to both NAMA and NEMF. NAMA has awarded John the prestigious Harry and Elsie Knighton Award. John is Chairman of the NAMA Photography Committee. He has also presented programs to many NAMA affiliated mushroom clubs.
He is the editor of two WPMC wild mushroom cookbooks. John is also the author of Morel Mushrooms and Their Poisonous Look A Likes and Good Mushroom, Bad Mushroom. He has also contributed to over a dozen other mushroom books. He developed 2 slide programs for NAMA, has made numerous contributions to the NEMF website, and his portfolio includes 10 different mushroom programs.
John has won over 85 national and regional awards for his mushroom photography, is past chairman of the Fungus Section of the PA Biological Survey, has contributed to the mushroom poster available at the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation of Natural Resources, and has given scores of mushroom programs from the East coast to the West coast and across Canada. He can be reached at fungi01@aol.com.

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