Lichens Workshop

Registration Eligibility
Open to all.
Start Date
12/15/2018
End Date
12/15/2018
Description
More than splotches on rocks and trees, lichens are amazing examples of cross-kingdom collaboration in which a fungus and its partners have conquered the elements and predators for millions of years. Learn about these fascinating organisms and how to recognize the common lichens of the area. Class moves outdoors; dress appropriately for weather.
Location
Valhalla, NY
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
Students will learn to identify lichens common to our area; students will learn about lichens as examples of cross kingdom collaborations; Students will learn how lichen have survived the elements and predators for millions of years.
Instructors
T Ietaka
Website Registration
Course Codes
CE-GRDN 2109
Provider
Westchester Community College


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