Community Event

The Amazing World of Lichens

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Are you interested in lichens? Do you want to know what they are, where they grow, how they reproduce, and why they are important? Then this is the workshop for you! In this introductory workshop, you will learn the basics of lichen biology and ecology. We will focus on recognizing the different lichen growth forms and the various lichen structures that are used to differentiate between species. The workshop includes a classroom lecture, hands-on demonstrations exhibiting lichen structures, and a walk through the garden to observe lichens in their natural habitats.

Please bring lunch.

Start:
Saturday, July 26, 2014 10:00 am
End:
Saturday, July 26, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue:
Regional Parks Botanic Garden, Tilden Regional Park
Address:
Wildcat Canyon Road at South Park Drive, Berkeley, CA, 94708
Cost:
$50 members / $55 nonmembers
Event Phone:
(510) 544-3169
Event e-mail:
bgarden@ebparks.org
Event URL:
www.nativeplants.org/events.html#8
Wheelchair Accessibility:
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.
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