November is Mushroom and Salmon Season in the Bay Area

Now's the time to check out unique fungi and spawning coho salmon on local trails.
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Turkey tail mushroom

Turkey tail mushroom

Every month brings its own natural highlights, according to this new monthly column from the Marin Independent Journal. What to see in November? Colorful mushrooms that crop up with the fall rains (see them at China Camp State Park, Indian Tree Open Space, and Samuel P. Taylor State Park) and coho salmon that begin swimming upstream to spawn (check them out at Muir Woods and Samuel P. Taylor State Park).