©Al Gallia; "Fairy Playground"; Moss covered maples at Big Tree Waypoint, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, California, about 1 mile north of the Visitor's Center.
'Lichen Art'; Lichens are a fungus living in a symbiotic (mutually beneficial) relationship with blue-green bacteria. The fungus surrounds the bacteria. They often grow on tree trunks, unfinished wooden fences, and even rocks. ©Al Gallia
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