Biodiversity Offsetting

Buzzwords Biodiversity offsetting = system used predominantly by planning authorities and developers to fully compensate for biodiversity impacts associated with economic development, through the planning process Embedded Tweets I'm thrilled that our first @SNAPPartnership working group paper (led by Jeremy Simmonds) is out. It introduces an alternative to biodiversity offsetting: target-based ecological compensation. Here's a …

International Mother Language Day 2020

Poster February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999 to celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Events, workshops, and tweets on this date promote awareness. Key Links unesco.org/commemorations/motherlanguageday UNESCO: “UNESCO believes in the importance of cultural and linguistic diversity for sustainable societies. It is within its mandate for peace that …

El Potrero Chico

Photo: Patrick Lewis El Potrero Chico is an internationally renowned rock climbing area in the state of Nuevo Leon, 3 kilometers outside the town of Hidalgo. This is one of the friendliest climbing communities in the world. The camp is an hour northwest of Monterrey. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/SajTEXBJ25wtVm5G8 Elsewhere on the Web elpotrerochico.mx Photos Updating …

Science for Nature and People Partnership

Logo Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP) was launched in 2013, as a partnership of The Nature Conservancy, the Wildlife Conservation Society, and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) at University of California, Santa Barbara. SNAPP is a first-of-its-kind collaboration that delivers evidence-based, scalable solutions to global challenges at the intersection …

Schedule: Responsible Travel Week 2020

Schedule Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. Hashtag: #rtweek20. This page spotlights agenda / schedule. Background Planeta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of Planeta.com‘s 21st year of innovative, community-driven, listener-supported, online conferencing. …

Readings: Responsible Travel Week 2020

Readings Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. Hashtag: #rtweek20. This page spotlights contemporary readings on responsible travel. Background Planeta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of Planeta.com‘s 21st year of innovative, community-driven, listener-supported, …

Perks and Participants: Responsible Travel Week 2020

Perks Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. Hashtag: #rtweek20. This page spotlights participants. Background Planeta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of Planeta.com‘s 21st year of innovative, community-driven, listener-supported, online conferencing. Participants Participation …

Topics: Responsible Travel Week 2020

Topics Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. Hashtag: #rtweek20. This page spotlights topics addressed. Background Planeta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of Planeta.com‘s 21st year of innovative, community-driven, listener-supported, online conferencing. Deep …

Bike Share in Las Vegas

Photo: Gold Bike The BCycle / RTC Bike Share – rtcbikeshare.bcycle.com – is our go-to, slow adventure in one of the world’s most storied cities. Happening now in downtown Las Vegas is the next big thing – micromobility via bike share. Hashtag: #RTCBikeShare Key Links rtcbikeshare.bcycle.com Account Map Pricing Bike Share @RTCSNV Questions What would …