Bioremediation Now – Forest Restoration (Ecology Day Camp)  Kentfield Gardens    6-7:30pm                              Week-2 (Fungi and Bacteria) *Discussion on soil bacteria, reflect on Winogradsky columns. Aquatic microbial ecology (microbial indicators), and how bacteria and fungi can be used for bioremediation. *Microscopic investigations: examine various water samples for aquatic microbes, soil samples, and fungi *Mini mushroom farm: growing mushrooms, how to build your own bag to grow at home. *Inoculate contaminated soil with mycelium to observe over time. Soil will be tested for contaminants before inoculation and after.

Bioremediation Now – Forest Restoration (Ecology Day Camp) Kentfield Gardens 6-7:30pm Week-2 (Fungi and Bacteria) *Discussion on soil bacteria, reflect on Winogradsky columns. Aquatic microbial ecology (microbial indicators), and how bacteria and fungi can be used for bioremediation. *Microscopic investigations: examine various water samples for aquatic microbes, soil samples, and fungi *Mini mushroom farm: growing mushrooms, how to build your own bag to grow at home. *Inoculate contaminated soil with mycelium to observe over time. Soil will be tested for contaminants before inoculation and after.