Choss Garden

Big Cottonwood Canyon

Just past the Storm Mountain Dam,
Up a gully called the Choss Garden.

April 6, 2000

Lichen is a symbiotic relationship between a Protist (algae) and a Fungus.
The Protist photosynthesizes for energy, and the Fungus digests the rock for minerals.

Twin Peaks

Looking at Beer Belly Buttress.

Looking east toward Kessler Peak.

Super-crushed seafloor.


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