Native America Calling

Logo Recommended listening Native America Calling – nativeamericacalling.com – is a live Monday-Friday, call-in program linking public radio stations, the Internet, and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. Each program engages noted guests and experts with callers throughout the USA and is designed to improve the quality of …

Navajo Tours USA

Elsewhere on the Web Navajo Tours USA – https://navajotoursusa.com – is a Navajo owned outdoor recreation and tour company based in New Mexico USA. Business motto: Tread lightly. Experience everything. Navajo Tours USA advocates Indigenous connection to the outdoors, responsibly showcase nature, art, culture, and history, and commit to authentic experiences with all guests. Since …

Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Votive Essay We need a better understanding of where the United States and Mexico meet. We are standing at the front door of one another’s country. In 2020 look for an expansion on Planeta.com of regional coverage. If there is a way to arrange an old-school roadtrip or meetup, we are happy to oblige. …

Nevada Day

Nevada Flag Nevada Day, as of 2000, is celebrated on the last Friday in October. Libraries and other state offices are closed. 2019 Nevada Day is Friday, October 25. History Nevada Day commemorates Nevada’s frontier legacy and its entry into the Union as the 36th state on October 31 in 1864. With the passage of …

Henderson Discovery Park

Photo Discovery Park Embedded Tweets Today’s walk pic.twitter.com/BXW5iV85aq — Ron Mader (@ronmader) March 9, 2018 Videos Nearby Cornerstone Park (Henderson, Nevada) Planeta.com Henderson, Nevada Henderson Links Las Vegas’ City Parks and Nearby Natural Wonders Las Vegas City Parks

PastForward 2019

Poster October 10-12 Denver, Colorado hosts this year’s PastForward 2019 Conference organized by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Hashtag: #PastForward19 Key Links Conference 2019 Program Youtube Facebook – Event Page Livestream @SavingPlaces Questions Is there a directory of participants? Are presentations and resources available online? Is there live and recorded video? (Some, yes!) Does …

New Mexico Rail Runner

Photo: MrTinDC New Mexico Rail Runner Express is a commuter rail system serving the metropolitan areas of Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico. It is administered by the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and the Rio Metro Regional Transit District (Rio Metro). It now does about 2,200 one-way passenger trips per day. Phase I …

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

Photo: Elf Owl Spotlight on Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument Key Links nps.gov/orpi/index.htm News releases Park newspaper Park Planning Facebook Flickr @OrganPipeNPS Questions Does the park have a friends’ group? How is the border wall impacting the park? Google Maps Headlines Video shows cacti being bulldozed at national monument during border wall construction Trump border …

Denver Links

Denver Flag Links related to Denver, Colorado presented in somewhat random fashion: Reference If it is 4pm in Denver, what time is it elsewhere? Elsewhere on the Web Union Station – @DenversStation Larimer Square Black America West Museum Denver Public Library News denverpost.com – @denverpost Headlines tk Questions What would locals like visitors to know …

Clark County Sustainability

Logo New video from Clark County documents regional commitments toward sustainability Background Clark County is taking its commitment to sustainability to the next level. The County, at the behest of Commissioner Justin Jones, will adopt a Sustainability/Climate Action Plan in one year’s time. Additionally, it will hire a full-time manager dedicated to sustainability to be …