DID YOU KNOW
– Lichens can reach ages of up to 8,000 years
– Lichens are good indicators of air pollution
– Lichens contain many pigments and were once used for dyeing wool
LICHENS ARE PIONEERS
Lichens can tolerate long periods of drought. They can live in areas where most other plants would struggle to survive. Lichens can be found on the highest mountains, in deserts and on both of Earth’s poles.
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