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Friday, August 20 • 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Lecture: Fungi on the Fringes

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Fungi are found on all continents and in all habitats, from the frozen tundra to arid deserts. How have fungi evolved to survive this extreme temperature, blinding sun exposure, and lack of moisture? We will explore fungal species found in these inhospitable, fringe habitats and contemplate the adaptations which enable these species to persist and succeed in these seemingly harsh environments.


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Amy Honan

Amy Honan first moved to Telluride in 1992 when on her first trip through Colorado, she realized Southwest Colorado was home. After living in Telluride for several years, she moved to Crested Butte, CO to complete her undergraduate degree. During this time Amy developed a deep passion... Read More →



Friday August 20, 2021 12:45pm - 1:45pm MDT
Sheridan Opera House 110 N Oak St, Telluride, CO 81435