Nature is Our Neighbor – Lichens and Other Fungi with Matthew Nelsen of the Field Museum
Ever wonder about those bright splashes of color on rocks and trees? They’re lichens and they play an important role in healthy ecosystems and in monitoring air quality. Join us to learn more about the sometimes overlooked but always fascinating world of lichens. Led by Matthew Nelson, Research Scientist at the Field Museum’s Negaunee Integrative Research Center.
All events start at Leone Beach Park (Touhy Ave. and the lake)