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Portrait of Cladonia

Cladonia lichens like these "British Soldiers" are sensitive to air pollutants, and their presence in a forest indicates a healthy ecosystem.

TAGS: Forest, Lichen, Macro, North Carolina, Pollution, United States

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Dade City, Florida, United States of America
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© Matthew Cicanese.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 2:02 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 90mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f20
ISO: ISO400
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