Tristan Stoch

Tristan Stoch is a filmmaker in Portland, Oregon. He is the Director of Mushroom Seasons, a web series about people and mushrooms in the Pacific Northwest and the Librarian for the Oregon Mycological Society.

Author's Entries

  • Matsutake (mushroom)

    On November 13, 1911, mycologist William Murrill collected a mushroom “in the sand hills among scrubby pines on the immediate coast at Newport, Oregon.” It was, he recorded, “a species remarkable for its size and habit of living in apparently pure sand.” He named it Armillaria arenicola, but it …

    Oregon Encyclopedia