New York Nature: Chicken of the Woods

A beautiful bright yellow, velvety to the touch and edible – what is it? A chicken of the woods.

In this week’s Cumming Nature Center video, director Nathan Hayes finds a chicken of the woods mushroom, explains what makes mushrooms such a unique organism and gives tips on trying edible plants.

 

For more of Nathan's videos on local plants and animals, visit the RMSC YouTube channel.