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Chapter 6 - Links between land cover and lichen species richness at large scales in forested ecosystems across the United States.Author(s): Susan Will-Wolf; Randall S. Morin; Mark J. Ambrose; Kurt Riitters; Sarah Jovan
Source: General Technical Report SRS-198
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Southern Research Station
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DescriptionLichen community composition is well known for exhibiting response to air pollution, and to macroenvironmental and microenvironmental variables. Lichens are useful indicators of air quality impact, forest health, and forest ecosystem integrity across the United States (McCune 2000, reviews in Nimis and others 2002, USDA Forest Service 2007).
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CitationWill-Wolf, Susan; Morin, Randall S.; Ambrose, Mark J.; Riitters, Kurt; Jovan, Sarah. 2014. Chapter 6 - Links between land cover and lichen species richness at large scales in forested ecosystems across the United States.
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