Photo: Dick Rochester, Down to Earth Colorado is bordered by Kansas and Nebraska to the east, Utah to the west, Wyoming to the north, New Mexico to the south. It also shares a corner with Arizona. Embedded Tweets BLM and city trails near Durango reopening Saturday! For more info: #GetOutside and enjoy #yourpubliclands! …


Photo: NPS / K. Lewandowski, Silver Salmon Creek Alaska is located in the northwest extremity of the North American continent, with Canada to the east, the Arctic Ocean to the north, and the Pacific Ocean to the west and south, with Russia further west across the Bering Strait. Wiki alaska USA Denali National Park


Photo: NASA Marshall NASA in the Park Alabama is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south and Mississippi to the west. Wiki Alabama USA

September 24 is National Public Lands Day in the USA #npld #NationalPublicLandsDay

September 24 is National Public Lands Day in the USA. What this means for nature and biodiversity plans are plenty of opportunities to get outdoors. Online, it’s a feast of eco-minded inspiration and introductions from across the country. Keep an eye on the hashtags #npld #NationalPublicLandsDay. Questions What is the history of Public Lands Day? …

Ho’olaule’a!! Celebrating the Pacific Islands Festival on the Ninth Island

Henderson, Nevada – We’re looking for conversation starters at this weekend’s Ho’olaule’a Pacific Islands Festival (September 10-11) organized by the Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club. Details on Facebook  and Twitter @LasVegasHCC Quick. Can you say Papahānaumokuākea? Have a listen. How about Ho’olaule’a? I am outside of my linguistic comfort zone, so I embrace the opportunity to learn by listening. The Henderson …