Assessment of the Epiphytic Lichen Biota and Its Conservation Needs in the “Dilijan” National Park

Organization Free University of Berlin

Director: Arsen Gasparyan

Country/countries of implementation: Armenia

Geographical coverage: National

Source: The Rufford Foundation

Start Date: 2012-09-03

End Date: 2013-12-16


Keywords Lichens Conservation Dilijan National Park Armenia


The project aims to obtain comprehensive data on epiphytic lichens diversity, abundance and distribution in the different terrestrial-functional zones of the “Dilijan” National Park. The project will also be directed to identify threatened lichen species and they conservation needs.

Participants Arsen Gasparyan