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Naming rights for northern lichen up for auction

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This lichen could bear your name... for a price. (photo courtesy AncientForestAlliance.org)
You could soon have lichen in your likeness. From now until October, you can bid on the name of a northern lichen. Trevor Goward is a naturalist and researcher with UNBC. He discovered the fungus in the mid 1990s, and he's putting the name rights of the lichen up for auction to raise money for the Ancient Forest Alliance. He spoke to Daybreak North host Robert Doane.

To make a bid, you can visit ancientforestalliance.org.


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