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I'm Lichen It! with Juan Sanchez

Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
All are welcome
Event Description: 

You see it everywhere when you walk through the woods.  It grows on trees, on stone….it’s the quiet approach of two species joined as one. Learn about symbiosis from algae and fungus joined together in one growth.  Goodwin’s former Naturalist, Juan Sanchez, will take you on a walk into the woods while you explore the amazing relationship between two different organisms.  Learn about lichen dynamics and discover the many different types of lichen. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

Inclement Weather: 
Contact the center in case of inclement weather.
Registration Fee: 
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.