Document a Moss, Lichen, or Fungus

Now it’s time to get down into the details of nature and document some moss, lichen, or fungus.

First, you should go an learn about the difference between moss and lichen here.

Now, time to get out there and record!

There’s a great set of moss and lichen journal pages at Raising up Wild Things that might be a good place for you to start.


Try to take some time to find and document multiple species. Maybe even try to find one moss, one lichen, and one fungus.

Don’t forget to take notes as well!

Your Tasks for this Unit:

  • Learn the difference between moss and lichen
  • Get out in the world and document some moss, lichen, and fungus