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

Despite 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

Pictures of a Lobaria amplissima collection made in Three Entrance Bay.

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