Loreen Niewenhuis is an author, adventurer, and dynamic speaker.
She has completed a trilogy of 1,000-mile adventures exploring the Great Lakes and has authored three books about these adventures:
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]
A 1,000-Mile Great Lakes Island Adventure [Long-listed for the Chautauqua Prize]
To learn more about her work, or to engage her as a speaker, go to http://www.laketrek.com/great-lakes-speaker/
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)