Want to get involved with fungal collections and mycologists in this region? Check out some of the regional iNaturalist projects as well as Mycological Societies in California! Many offer regular lecture series, organized forays, annual retreats, and resources for fungal identification. The North American Mycological Association (NAMA) also offers regional forays and educational seminars.
Humboldt Bay Mycological Society (HBMS) Arcata, CA
Bay Area Mushroom Society (BAMS) San Leandro, CA
Mycological Society of San Francisco (MSSF) San Francisco, CA
Los Angeles Mycological Society (LAMS) Los Angeles, CA
Marin Mycological Society of Marin, CA
San Diego Mycological Society, San Diego CA
These observations are largely from Humboldt County South to San Francisco and East to Lake Tahoe