This project is initially a four-year study to determine the status and distribution of lichen species throughout the island of Ireland. LichenIreland is supported by National Parks and Wildlife Service; National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin; Environment and Heritage Service and the Ulster Museum, National Museums Northern Ireland.
In order to raise the profile of the group, this project will:
Other possible publication formats will be discussed as the project evolves.
Please contact Damian McFerran or Howard Fox to register your interest in participating in LichenIreland or for further information on lichens.
a: Damian McFerran, Project Manager, CEDaR, National Museums Northern Ireland, 153 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood, Co. Down, BT18 0EU
t: +44 (0) 28 9039 5256
a: Mr Howard Fox, Department of Botany, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College, Dublin 2
t: +353 (0) 1 896 1051