Wildlife Tourism Australia

Elsewhere on the Web Wildlife Tourism Australia – http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au – is a national organization promoting the sustainable development of a diverse wildlife tourism industry that supports conservation. Key Links http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au/blog/coming-events/wildlife-tourism-conference-tasmania-october-2018 http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au/blog/coming-events https://www.facebook.com/Wildlife.Tourism.Australia 2018 Conference Event – Facebook https://twitter.com/wildlife_aus Tweets by wildlife_aus Questions Is there a directory of Wildlife Tourism Australia members? Is there a …

Vital Vegas

Venn Diagram, Vital Vegas Elsewhere on the Web Las Vegas, Nevada – For locals and visitors, Vital Vegas is a hoot, whether following the Twitter feed, podcast, visits to Channel 8 or its own YouTube channel. Paywall? There’s no stinking paywall. Vital Vegas https://vitalvegas.com https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMC8Yk1EQNbQJdiik_lIeqQ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMC8Yk1EQNbQJdiik_lIeqQ/videos https://twitter.com/VitalVegas Tweets by VitalVegas YouTube https://media.giphy.com/media/oHxvOfT0KJ5UBMylR5/giphy.gif RoofDog Las Vegas …

Biodiversity Heritage Library

Elsewhere on the Web The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) improves research methodology by collaboratively making biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. BHL also serves as the literature component of the Encyclopedia of Life . The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) is a consortium of natural history and botanical …

Global Ecotourism Network

Elsewhere on the Web Global Ecotourism Network October 2015 : GEN has elected officers: Glenn Jampol – Chair Tony Charters – Vice Chair Nabil Tarazi – Treasurer Deirdre Campbell – Secretary Masaru Takayama – Business Development and Governance Committees Ariane Janer and Rob Holmes: Marketing & Communications Hitesh Mehta and Karen Lewis – Education and …

Churchill Northern Studies Centre

Elsewhere on the Web Founded in 1976, the Churchill Northern Studies Centre is an independent, non-profit research and education facility located 23 km east of the town of Churchill, Manitoba. We provide accommodations, meals, equipment rentals, and logistical support to scientific researchers working on a diverse range of topics of interest to northern science. In …

Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales

Elsewhere on the Web Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT) is Mexico’s federal secretariat for the environment and natural resources. The secretariat is charged with the mission of protecting, restoring, and conserving the ecosystems, natural resources, assets and environmental services of Mexico with the goal of fostering sustainable development. Key Links https://www.gob.mx/semarnat https://www.gob.mx/semarnat/es/archivo/prensa …

Oceania

Features Australia New Zealand = Aotearoa Pacific Polynesia A few words about terms Oceania comprises numerous lands in the Pacific Ocean. Originally coined by the French explorer Dumont d’Urville in 1831, Oceania has been traditionally divided into Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia, and Australasia. As with any region, however, interpretations vary. Australasia is part of Oceania and …

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)

NATO Flag North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) NATO’s purpose is to guarantee the freedom and security of its members through political and military means. POLITICAL – NATO promotes democratic values and enables members to consult and cooperate on defence and security-related issues to solve problems, build trust and, in the long run, prevent conflict. MILITARY …

World Heritage Committee

Elsewhere on the Web The World Heritage Committee – https://whc.unesco.org/en/committee – meets once a year, and consists of representatives from 21 of the States Parties to the Convention elected by their General Assembly. At its first session, the Committee adopted its Rules of Procedure of the World Heritage Committee. The Committee is responsible for the …