Fungi Revealed as Major Player in Boreal Forests (10 of 12) (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption This shows a sporocarp of an ectomycorrhizal fungus growing in an Alaskan boreal forest. This image relates to a Perspective that appeared in the March 29, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The Perspective, by Kathleen Treseder and Sandra Holden at University of California, Irvine in Irvine, Calif., was titled, "Fungal Carbon Sequestration." Credit [Image courtesy of Kathleen Treseder] Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the image when publishing. This image may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.