Fungi; Food for thought

Mycologist Paul Stamets lists 6 ways fungal mycelium can help save the world: cleaning polluted soil, making insecticides, treating smallpox and even flu…(absolutely fascinating and if the arguments are sound, utterly brilliant!):

The list includes the 67 species of UK fungi that are currently proposed for Biodiversity Action Plans. For full details and images, click on the name of the species.