December Challenge - Lichens!

This month’s challenge is to take pictures of lichens!  Lichen are amazing symbiotic organisms, formed when a fungus partners with an algae, and they are everywhere - you just have to look closely. Check on trees, rocks, in the soil, you might even find lichens on the side of a building!

Our most recent challenge was to take pictures of species that migrate or go through seasonal transitions. Here are some highlights!

Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) @kbeza31979 
Sachem (Atalopedes campestris) @zenbrrdrr
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)  ...more ↓

Posted on December 05, 2018 04:31 PM by eol_education eol_education | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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