7. Fungal Conservation
Discover the various challenges to fungal diversity and the conservation efforts in place to mitigate these threats. Understand how climate change, habitat loss, and overharvesting pose significant risks to fungi and what measures are being taken to preserve them.
Explore the impact of climate change, habitat loss, and unregulated trade on fungi. Discover how changes in fungal phenology and distribution, deforestation, urbanization, and overharvesting are affecting fungal species and their roles in the ecosystem.
Learn about the various strategies and organizations that focus on fungal conservation, including policies, initiatives, and successful conservation stories. Understand how citizen science contributes to fungal biodiversity surveys and monitoring, as well as the role of fungi in restoration ecology and land reclamation.