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All About Lichens All About Lichens

What is lichen anyway? Learn more about this fascinating and oft misunderstood organism. Then see a few examples of common lichens in Central Oregon that you might spot at Whychus Canyon Preserve.

Central Oregon Geology Guide Central Oregon Geology Guide

Looking up at the Cascade range, it is clear to see that geology has had a huge impact on the shape of Central Oregon. But if you dig deeper you may find some less common features that also reveal the powerful beginnings of our region.