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2018 Telluride Mushroom Festival has ended
Sunday, August 19 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Directions for Applying Mycology to Environmental and Social Issues

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The ability of different types of fungi to degrade various organic pollutants is well documented, yet ‘bioremediation’ strategies have not come into widespread industrial use or community practice. There is still much to learn about the potential roles fungi can play in remediating contaminated sites and the interplay of different types of organisms to  increase the degradation and stabilization of organic and inorganic contaminants, especially in field and real-world conditions containing multiple, complex contaminants. This presentation will explore the opportunities and challenges of applying mycology to complex environmental issues.


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Danielle Stevenson

Danielle Stevenson is a consultant with 10 years of experience helping corporate, non-profit, and community clientele develop, implement, and evaluate solutions to environmental and social problems. This includes research and development, proposal and grant writing, implementation... Read More →


Sunday August 19, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm
Sheridan Opera House 110 N Oak St, Telluride, CO 81435

Attendees (47)