Observed growing on an old long, along the south corner of the ridge.
Chicken of the woods
Large irregular shelf type fungus growing on mature oak. Each fungus was about 10 inches across.
I tried to tear off a piece to study, but it was very soft and moist. When I put pressure on it, it turned liquid under my finger print and many small bugs ran out.
The photo with the large (3/4 inch) beetle shows the spore surface on the underside.
? Bright orange shelf mushroom on wood near pond.
Bracket fungus with yellow pores.
Seen growing on a dead log in the oak-bay forest here.
Chicken Mushroom (Laetiporus cincinnatus) near the Rock House, Hocking Hills, Ohio -- August 22, 2011.
large orange-yellow fungus.
On basswood stump
On a carob tree at the NE corner of 5th and Pine
"Chicken of the Woods"