September 13, 2006

Tree Moss at Crater Lake

POST #    2244

There are crazy amounts of moss all over Oregon. While we were driving south from Portland to Crater Lake, there was always moss on the highway overpasses. At Crater Lake, the amounts of moss was even more pronounced - all over the trees, dead or alive.

Posted by tien mao in Photos, Travel at 7:59 AM

 

 

The Crater Lake "Moss' is actually a lichen

combined alga and fungus

go to: craterlakeinstitute.org

google "lichen" for more info

Posted by: Ron at October 3, 2006 9:23 AM

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