Debra Elaine Dandridge, Lichens: The Challenge for Rock Art Conservation, a Ph.D. dissertation submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies, Texas A&M University.
This study investigates the effects that lichens have on rock surfaces in which ancient rock art (petrogylphs and pictographs) may be found. The work was undertaken through a cooperative agreement with the University of Houston. The dissertation can be found at http://anthropology.tamu.edu/papers/Dandridge-PhD2007.pdf. Received by NCPTT on June 11.
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