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Lichen Walk at Foster Floodplain
January 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Join us at Foster Floodplain on January 21st as we identify common lichen common to the Johnson Creek Watershed. Because space is limited, there will be two signup times, 9-10:00 & 10:30-11:30. It is recommended to attend the live webinar on Thursday, January 19th to familiarize yourself with lichen before the walk.
What: Educational Lichen Walk.
When: Saturday, January 21st, 2023, 9-10:00 am
Where: Foster Floodplain Natural Area (see directions below)
What to bring: Bring a hand lens or magnifying glass to view details of lichen (some will be available for use). You’re welcome to bring a filled water bottle and any snacks you may need.
What to wear: Dress for the weather! Wear comfortable walking shoes that you don’t mind getting muddy. Bring a raincoat or a hat and sunscreen, as appropriate.
Please note that there are no restrooms at Foster Floodplain!
Directions to site:
Foster Floodplain Natural Area
LOCATION: SE 104th & Foster and SE 108th AVE & SE Cooper St
TRANSIT: By transit: Take route # 10 or #73 to SE 107th & Foster. Visit https://trimet.org/. Or you can bike there on the Springwater Trail!
Thank you to our funders and partners for supporting watershed health. The Mintkeski Family Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, Portland General Electric, The City of Portland’s Bureau of Environmental Services, and Portland Parks and Recreation.