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Fungi & Lichens

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Additional Resources

Videos & Films

 

Live from Carl Schurz Park.  Susan Hewitt Tour.  Fungi and Lichen.  2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1ZlTg59DrE

 

Science Fridays.  Lichens: Tour of a Cranberry Bog with James Lendemer of New York Botanical Garden. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwMA0vAGP_

The Kingdom:  How Fungi Made Our World.  Part of Nature of Things Series. CBC.

https://www.cbc.ca/natureofthings/episodes/the-kingdom-how-fungi-made-our-world

 

Fantastic Fungi.  Documentary Film.  Film by Fantastic Fungi and Netflix.

https://fantasticfungi.com

Organizations & Websites

 

How Fungi Can help fight Climate Change

https://www.oneearth.org/how-fungi-can-help-fight-climate-change/

 

Likin’ the Lichens.  New York State Parks Department  Blog.  May 2017. 

https://nystateparks.blog/tag/lichen/

 

New York Mycological Society

https://newyorkmyc.org/ 

 

There’s Fungus Among Us.  NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation Blog

https://nystateparks.blog/2018/10/30/theres-fungus-among-us/

Teaching Resources

 

Fungi of NYC, NY. iNaturalist.

https://www.inaturalist.org/projects/fungi-of-nyc-new-york-mycological-society

 

Lichens of New York.  iNaturalist. 

https://www.inaturalist.org/projects/lichens-of-new-york-city

 

Learn About Lichens.  U.S. Forest Service.  

https://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/beauty/lichens/index.shtml

Articles

 

Yong, Ed. How Lichens Explain and Re-Explain the World .  The Atlantic.  January, 2019.

https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2019/01/how-lichens-explain-and-re-explain-world/580681/

Coming Soon!  Links to historical Park Notes articles.

Books

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