The Future of Fungi

Victoria Nature Festival

Join Tom May in discussion with Sophie Cunningham about the future of fungi.

The picture shows Tom May, Principal Research Scientist (Mycology), for Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, holding two pieces of fungi up to the light. He has grey hair and a grey beard with a dark jacket on. He is wearing gloves and in the background are trees and bright sunlight.
Fungi are megadiverse, estimated at several million species globally. 

Discover the role of fungi in ecosystems and how they will fare in future climates, and learn how fungi experts tackle the challenge of documenting the numerous "dark fungi".

Join Tom May, Principal Research Scientist (Mycology) in discussion with writer and climate activist Sophie Cunningham (author of Melbourne and City of Trees) about the future of fungi.  

This event is presented by Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria.