On 8 March, the Young Biologists Association NGO in cooperation with Environmental Information Public Dilijan “Aarhus” Center organized educational seminar (Theme: Armenian Lichens Diversity – “Dilijan” National Park. During the seminar was presented the role of lichens in ecosystems, importance of their conservation and particularly the diversity of lichens of “Dilijan” National Park. The seminar was conducted by lichenologist, President of Young Biologists Association NGO Mr. Arsen Gasparyan. During the seminar educational booklets and poster was distributed among participants.
The seminar was organized in the framework of the project “Assessment of the Epiphytic Lichen Biota and its Conservation Needs in the Dilijan National Park” supported by The Rufford Small Grants Foundation