The purpose of the Facebook group is to engage members
of CVMS and active users of Facebook, along with invited mycologists and
other experts on Facebook, in a discussion of amateur mycology. Tools provided
by the Facebook platform such as photograph sharing, photo album uploading,
video uploading, and active HTML links can be used to share and discuss
news stories, recipes, experiences, personal questions and anecdotes regarding
Membership in this Facebook group is through invitation
or request only. Privacy settings for the group are set at a level
of appearing in the Facebook search box, but the content of the group is
not viewed by a non-member of the group. Participation is not mandatory
by any member of CVMS.
If you would like to join CVMS an application
can be downloaded from here.
CVMS is a non-profit organization of recreational mushroom
hunters open to anyone with a sincere interest in collecting wild mushrooms
and the study of fungi.
If anyone in Connecticut believes they have been
poisoned from eating wild mushrooms they should call UCONN's Poison Control
Center at this emergency number: 1-800-222-1222.
For educational material about mushroom poisoning
call this number at the PCC: 1-860-679-4422.
Thanks, be safe, have fun and enter the world of amateur