Welcome to the British Mycological Society

Enter the world of fungal biology research, conservation and education…

The British Mycological Society is a registered British Charity open to all who are interested in promoting and learning about the exciting world of fungi. It has member sections devoted to particular aspects of the fungal world including cutting edge research into many aspects of fungal science, the conservation and recording of fungi and the provision of educational resources for use at all ages and experience. If you are working with, fascinated by or wish to learn about fungi the Society can help.

The Society

Details of how to join the BMS or contact the Office along with details about the Society’s Constitution, Committees and Grants can be found here

Fungal Biology Research

Representing academic research across the fields of medical mycology, plant pathogenesis, fungal ecology and biotechnology

Education and Outreach

Raising awareness of fungi and fungal science at all levels though public engagement and the provision of educational resources

Field Mycology

Look here for details of the field events run by the BMS, how to join local mycological groups, and the Society’s Conservation work and advice

Library and Information

Downloads of various BMS documents, Identification Keys, English names of fungi and details of Mycological Events and News are available here

Get involved with the British Mycological Society

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