This week in Exploring Nature With Children is ‘Lichen Week’.
Here are some helpful links to get you going:
- The amazing world of lichens
- Why Lichens matter
- Bill Oddie Goes Wild: Lovely Lichens (BBC video)
- Beautiful Lichen sketches, by Claire Kathleen Ward
- Getting Started With Lichen Dyes by Alissa Allen
Please note that lichens are a very delicate structures so should be collected responsibly.