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Fungi Sustains Ecosystems

Fungi plays a crucial role in decomposition. This public radio story emphasizes the destructive power of molds but also their vital importance in sustaining ecosystems. You'll be transported to a forset full of fungi to get a good introduction to the topic of fungi.

Life Science Nutrition Ecosystems Plants

Story Length: 5:29

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This audio is part of the One Species at a Time series hosted by Ari Daniel and produced by Atlantic Public Media and the Encyclopedia of Life, with the support from the Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology. Read the Podcast Transcript. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0.

AIR DATE: 05/02/2012

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