Review of Radical Mycology

Radical Mycology: A Treatise on Seeing and Working With Fungi by Peter McCoy is a comprehensive guide to the world of fungi. This book is a valuable resource for anyone interested in mycology, from beginners to experienced mycologists.

The author, Peter McCoy, has a deep passion for fungi and this is evident in the comprehensive and detailed information he provides in this book. He covers a wide range of topics, including the biology and ecology of fungi, fungal cultivation, mycoremediation, and the role of fungi in the environment and human culture. The book is well-written and easy to understand, with clear and concise explanations and numerous illustrations and diagrams.

One of the strengths of Radical Mycology is its focus on the importance of fungi in the environment and the role they play in maintaining a healthy ecosystem. The author provides a unique perspective on the importance of fungi and their impact on the world around us. This makes the book a valuable resource for anyone interested in environmental science and sustainability.

In addition to its comprehensive coverage of fungi, Radical Mycology also includes numerous practical applications of mycology, including cultivation techniques and the use of fungi for remediation and restoration of damaged ecosystems. The author provides step-by-step instructions and tips for success, making this book a valuable resource for anyone looking to start their own fungal cultivation projects.

Overall, Radical Mycology is an excellent resource for anyone interested in mycology. It provides a comprehensive overview of the world of fungi, including their biology, ecology, and practical applications. With its clear and concise explanations, numerous illustrations, and practical tips, this book is a must-read for anyone looking to deepen their understanding of the fascinating world of fungi.