Minnesota Master Naturalist

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ADV - Lichenology

Lichenology website

2660 Fawn Lake Drive NE
East Bethel, MN 55005

At this workshop, colorful and cryptic organisms hiding in plain sight are revealed to those who stop to take a closer look. Join UMN Lichenologist Abby Glauser to explore a portion of Minnesota's often overlooked diversity - the lichens! Learn about the biology and ecology of lichens, identify common species in the field during a hike through Cedar Creek, and study their intricate morphology under the microscope. Space is limited and registration is required. Register here to get your advance training hours; payment will be via Cedar Creek's online system at https://tinyurl.com/lichenworkshop. If you are a Cedar Creek member, contact Caitlin (caitlin@umn.edu) for a discount code to use when checking out. ($10, ages 16+)

The course cost is $10 and includes course manuals and supplies.

Course Dates:

Meeting from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. on:

Instructor Information

Caitlin Potter

Dr. Potter is the education and community engagement coordinator at Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve. Her background is in wildlife ecology, and she holds a B.S. in Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology as well as a masters and Ph.D in ecology and evolutionary biology. She studied wildlife and animal behavior all over the world (mostly monkeys in Ethiopia) before finding her true passion doing environmental education! Now, she runs school field trips and public events at CCESR, works with scientists to get their results into the hands of students, and organizes several citizen science projects.

Sponsor Information

Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve


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