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Northwest Science Association Meeting, Ashland, OR 29 March – 1 April 2017

The Northwest Science Association is hosting their 88th annual meeting in Ashland, Oregon, beginning on the 29th of March, 2017. This conference is jointly sponsored by NWSA, Southern Oregon University, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and both … Continue reading

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Lichen Identification Workshop, Chico State University, March 18, 2017

  Identifying Lichens to Genus Friends of the Chico State Herbarium Workshop Saturday, March 18, 2017 9:00am  4:00pm There are reported to be 5241 species of lichens in 733 genera in North America and more than 1800 species in California, yet few … Continue reading

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CALS 2017 Annual Meeting, near Chico, CA

Save the Date! California Lichen Society Annual Meeting January 28, 2017 The Nature Conservancy’s Dye Creek Preserve, Los Molinos, CA CALS members have an opportunity for a distinctly different experience at the January 2017 Annual Meeting, which also marks the … Continue reading

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Macrolichens Around San Francisco Bay, October 14-16, 2016

Location: UC Berkeley and Bay Area Field Sites. The area around the San Francisco Bay has a unique lichenological position, combining the “moderate extremes” of a cold, constantly moist hypercoastal climate with warmer, drier conditions in the East Bay. One … Continue reading

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Citizen Science at Whiskeytown, May 14, 2016

Whiskeytown lichen blitz! Sounds like an exotic frozen cocktail, but it really means it’s time for a Citizen Science effort at Whiskeytown National Recreation Area. Join Tom Carlberg and Eric Peterson of the California Lichen Society for a blitz up … Continue reading

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Rosettes, Jellies, and Frosts – in-depth with four lichen genera, March 19, 2016

Location: CSU Chico State University Herberium This is a one-day intensive workshop focused on species of five lichen genera found in the Sierra/Cascade foothills: six species of lichens that belong to genera that are broadly categorized as jelly lichens (Collema, Leptogium … Continue reading

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Lichen and Bryophyte Field Trip to Low Gap Park, March 5, 2016

Come learn about the lichens and non-vascular flora of Low Gap Park. Bring good hiking shoes, water, rain gear, and a snack. We’ll be hiking along the creek trail and up into the forest. The hike should be about 2-3 … Continue reading

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Lichen and Bryophyte Field Trip to Low Gap Park

Come learn about the lichens and non-vascular flora of Low Gap Park. Bring good hiking shoes, water, rain gear, and a snack. We’ll be hiking along the creek trail and up into the forest. The hike should be about 2-3 … Continue reading

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San Francisco Lichen Workshop at SFSU

There will be a workshop 6PM to 10PM, Friday, 30 May, at Hensil Hall, room 401, at San Francisco State University, (19th Ave. at Holloway) San Francisco. CALS’ Tom Carlberg will lead the group in lichen identifications, with an assist from … Continue reading

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