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

11- 15 July 2016 | 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 2015 Advanced Course (see here other courses). It has worked since 2013 (see here previous editions photos). It is organized into 6 modules and one field excursion.