Pineapple

Our deep dive into all things related to the pineapple. Social Web Challenge For World Food Day, Planeta.com issues a social web challenge: Take and share a photo of a pineapple. Share a pineapple recipe. Share a pineapple cocktail recipe. Learn how to translate ‘pineapple’ in another language. Translating Pineapple Spanish: Piña Embedded Tweets #CostaRica …

Wildlife Tourism Australia Hangout

Poster Join us for our online video conversation with Wildlife Tourism Australia October 18, 1pm Las Vegas, October 19, 9am Brisbane, 10am Launceston. We will be talking with with Ronda Green and members of Wildlife Tourism Australia. We will spotlight WTA members on the social web (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) and provide tips for wildlife tour …

World Food Day 2017

October 16 is World Food Day. This year’s theme is: “Change the future of migration. Invest in food security and rural development.” Hashtag: #WFD2017 Planeta.com celebrates World Food Day each year. We are inspired by the work of the FAO and welcome the opportunity to take a deep dive into timely topics. Key Links http://www.fao.org/world-food-day FAO …

Coral

Poster: @BioDivLibrary, Coral Planeta.com celebrates coral reefs around the world and the people who do their best to protect them. We are curious: what are the financial values for reef tourism? What are examples of practical responsible travel? Suggestions are welcome. Translating Coral German: Koralle Hawaiian: Puna Artwork / Cue Yourself Slideshare Biodiversity Now from …

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

Australia – The Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest coral reef system. The reef is the largest natural feature on earth and stretches more than 2,300 kilometers off the coast of Queensland. The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is managed by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. The park lies east of the …

Tasmania

Photo: Tatters, Du Cane Hut Tasmania is Australia’s island state, located 240 kilometers (150 miles) to the south of the Australian continent (nicknamed the North Island), separated by Bass Strait. The state capital and largest city is Hobart. Wiki Tasmania Photos Planeta.com Hobart Australia

#WildOz

Poster Planeta.com spotlights Australia’s Wildlife, Biodiversity, Parks and Protected Areas. Among our favorite resources: Key Links Parks Australia http://www.environment.gov.au/topics/national-parks Facebook Flickr @Parks_Australia Recommended Listening If you’re not already listening to Off Track, make it part of your playlist. Kudos to @jones_ann and @RadioNational. Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts or your favourite podcast app. Twitter Keep an eye …

Conservation Week in New Zealand

New Zealand hosts its annual Conservation Week October 14-22 which encourages locals to “love your backyard.” Activities include planting natives, trapping pests, weeding and clean-ups. Do it yourself or join up with local community groups. Hashtag: #lovemybackyard Conservation Week events are organised across Aotearoa. These events provide opportunities to join in, get active and show love …

Silo

Buzzwords Silo = Management system incapable of reciprocal operations with others Instead of ‘re-inventing the wheel’ each time, could we instead improve upon the wheel that’s already there? Beyond silos lies the creation of social bridging exercises. Artwork / Cue Yourself Wiki Silo Planeta.com Open Access The Value of Collaboration