Category Archives: lichen

Active Alaska Day

With my parents in town for a short visit and Alaska Day festivities (namely, the parade), it was a pretty full day. My dad wanted to check out a patch of cranberries he had noted this summer along Beaver Lake … Continue reading

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Ring around the Rock Pool

Sometimes the black line of black band lichen (Verrucaria maura) is described as a bathtub ring when rocky shores are viewed from a distance. A trip to John Brown’s Beach this past spring was the first time I had noticed … Continue reading

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Visit to Totem Park

Connor, Rowan and I went down to Totem Park for a while today. They spent some time wandering in the woods, while I looked for things to take pictures of as part of my 1000 Species project (as of the … Continue reading

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Nature Walk to Totem Park

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Blue Lake Campground

This entry is part 109 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

This entry is part 109 of 133 in the series 2011 PhotojournalDespite the damp and cool weather, I was inspired to take pictures of several bryophytes, mushrooms, and a lichen on a short visit to Blue Lake Campground.

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Lobaria amplissima

This entry is part 71 of 133 in the series 2011 Photojournal

This entry is part 71 of 133 in the series 2011 PhotojournalPictures of a Lobaria amplissima collection made in Three Entrance Bay.

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