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Lichen Branch

Lichen Branch

Beacon Hill Park, Victoria

January 05, 2005

When I was little, and we read that caribou subsisted on lichen, the notion seemed hardly credible. But it turns out that the farther north one gets, the furrier the lichen gets. It's still not the Iron Chef's idea of a no-brainer, but it's more credible. (And it's EVERYWHERE.)

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