Lichens as a tool for the interpretation of environmental changes and management

10- 14 July 2017 | 4 days lectures and lab classes + one day field excursion


The lichens course is a 5 days course that provides an introduction to most topics of lichen ecology and biology, to allow the use lichens as a tool to interpret environmental conditions and to contribute to a scientific-based environmental management.

  • Lichen biology and ecology
  • Systematic
  • Ecophysiology
  • Using lichen functional diversity: from topsoil to trees
  • Biomonitoring
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Field excursion

This is a CE3C 2017 Advanced Course (see here other courses). This is the 5th edition (see here previous editions photos). It is organized into 6 modules and one field excursion.