Diminutive but darling, Northwest lichens are renowned for their abundance and diversity. Grab your hand lens and join a naturalist at Cooper Mountain Nature Park in taking a closer look into the enchanting world of lichens. Learn about their ecology and how to identify them. Meet at the Nature House.
Class cost: $10/person
Ages: all ages, but geared toward adults
Advanced registration is required. Class size limited to 15.
Pets policy: To protect plants, wildlife and people, Metro does not allow pets at most regional parks and natural areas. Pets can damage sensitive habitat and threaten wildlife the region has worked to protect. In natural areas where dogs are not allowed, people see more wildlife and get closer to it. Seeing-eye dogs or other service animals are allowed. Please bring clean-up materials.