Loreen Niewenhuis is an author, adventurer, and Great Lakes speaker. She has completed a trilogy of 1,000-mile adventures exploring the Great Lakes and has written three books about the Great Lakes [A 1,000-Mile Walk on the Beach *a Heartland Indie Bestseller*, A 1,000-Mile Great Lakes Walk *winner of the Great Lakes Great Reads Award*, and A 1,000-Mile Great Lakes Island Adventure]. To learn more about her work, or to book her as a speaker, go to http://LakeTrek.com
There are many types of fungi growing on Isle Royale, thriving in the leaf litter, attached to live or dead trees.
Check out the variety:
Pudding cup fungus
Small herd of fungi
Colorful tree fungus
My hand in the shot for scale...it's a big one!
feasting on the fallen
Monster fungus (hand for scale)