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Lichen or Not?

Lichen or Not?

Lichen or Not?
Meet park staff at the education classroom and learn to identify Lichens and the important role that Lichens play in an Alpine Forest. Be prepared for a short hike along the Balsam Nature Trail (Weather permitting).
Length: 30 min                           Location: Education Classroom

Date of Event: 
Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 3:00pm
Start Location: 
Upper Summit Parking Lot

Mount Mitchell State Park

2388 State Highway 128
BurnsvilleNC 28714
Latitude: 35.752800
Longitude: -82.273700

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