Lichens and Lichen Bioindication Science
December 5 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
Cape Perpetua Fall Speaker Series
Enjoy a variety of free educational presentations hosted by the Cape Perpetua Collaborative. Guest speaker presentations will be held each Saturday at 10:00am, from November 7 until December 19 (excluding holidays). Fall presentations will include a special focus on climate change, Black Oystercatchers, lichens, Fivemile-Bell Landscape Restoration and gray whale migration . All events are free and held virtually on Zoom this season.
December 5 at 10:00am
Presenting Doug Glavich, Lichens and Lichen Bioindication Science
During this presentation, Doug Glavich will give a brief introduction to lichens, survey some Coast Range lichen species, and explore some bioindication projects—large scale air quality mapping, heavy metal tracing, and climate zone indication.
About the Presenter
Doug Glavich is an Ecologist for the US Forest Service, Northwest Oregon Ecology Group. He has worked in Lichen Ecology and Lichen Bioindication in the northwest for nearly 20 years.