Linking Tourism and Conservation

Elsewhere on the Web Linking Tourism and Conservation — ltandc.org — supports tourism supporting national parks and other protected areas. Key Links ltandc.org 2018 Annual Report (PDF) Facebook @LTandC Tweets by LTandC Embedded Tweets I wish all our LT&C-members (https://t.co/p7eQtVcA00 ) that theycan close 2018 with good feelings and enter the new year with good …

Freya Higgins-Desbiolles

Twitter Avatar Elsewhere on the Web One of our most appreciated voices articulating the need for responsible and sustainable tourism that benefits visitors and locals: Freya Higgins-Desbiolles Recommended Listening Misbehaving tourists – Around the world tourism numbers are increasing. This can bring many benefits to communities but it can also cause resentment, especially when tourists …

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)

Logo Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)  is the intergovernmental body which assesses the state of biodiversity and of the ecosystem services it provides to society, in response to requests from decision makers. Key Links ipbes.net @IPBES Periscope Facebook YouTube Instagram Questions How can remote allies, friends, journalists, and others participate in …

PayPal

Elsewhere on the Web https://www.paypal.com Facebook @paypalshopping Buzzword Bingo Bank – Dispute – Finance – Invoice – Log In – Manage – PayPal – Payment – Receive Money – Resolution Center- Security – Send Money – Settings – Template – Withdrawal Twitter Tweets by paypalshopping Invoices Create customized invoices and save them as templates Keep …

Melissa Biggs

Photo Key Links http://www.academia.edu/23296795/A_Taste_for_the_Local Flickr melisub /people/melisub/ Twitter @melisu_b Tweets by melisu_b YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChlUghZms0ARUjkQVKdA-RA Recent presentations Políticas públicas y cocinas tradicionales en México A buen hambre no hay mal pan: el bolillo, el birote y el gusto http://ica2018.es/mysite/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/PROGRAMA-FINAL.pdf Photos Friends of Melissa (FOM) Flickr: Have something nice to say about melisub? Write a testimonial Planeta.com …

Cable Green

Twitter Avatar One of our Twitter faves and explainer of things open, Cable Green @cgreen Tweets by cgreen Creative Commons: Cable works with the global open education community to leverage open licensing, content, practices and policies to significantly improve access to quality, affordable, education and research resources so everyone in the world can attain all …

International Council of Museums (ICOM)

Elsewhere on the Web The International Council of Museums (ICOM), created in 1946, is a worldwide organisation of museums and museum professionals. ICOM is committed to promoting and protecting natural and cultural heritage, present and future, tangible and intangible. With more than 37,000 members in 141 countries, the ICOM network is made up of museum …

Protected Planet

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Protected Planet – protectedplanet.net – is the most up to date and complete source of information on protected areas, updated monthly with submissions from governments, non-governmental organizations, landowners and communities. It is managed by the United Nations Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) with support from IUCN and its World …

Marijuana Links

Photo Links related to marijuana presented in a somewhat random fashion: South Africa https://qz.com/africa/1395773/is-marijuana-legal-in-south-africa-landmark-ruling-allows-private-use/ Headlines: Cole Memo https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/justice-department-issues-memo-marijuana-enforcement https://lasvegassun.com/news/2018/jan/15/what-would-a-pot-shutdown-look-like-in-nevada/ https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2018/01/jeff-sessions-prepares-a-crackdown-on-the-cannabis-industry.html https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2018/01/06/jeff-sessions-marijuana-legalization-congress-216251 https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/feds-expected-to-rescind-obama-era-marijuana-enforcement-policy-putting-nevada-pot-industry-on-edge https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/9knqgz/it-looks-like-jeff-sessions-is-kicking-off-his-war-on-legal-weed https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/04/us/politics/marijuana-legalization-justice-department-prosecutions.html http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/455142/marijuana-gateway-drug-federalism http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/367384-sessions-will-end-policy-that-allowed-marijuana-to-prosper-report http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/367441-read-attorney-general-jeff-sessionss-memo-changing-marijuana-policy https://www.politico.com/story/2018/01/04/jeff-sessions-marijuana-policy-us-attorney-enforcement-324020 2018 https://soundcloud.com/native-america-calling/01-18-18-cannabis-business-on-notice https://qz.com/1180763/mexico-border-wall-dont-tell-jeff-sessions-but-legal-medical-marijuana-decreased-drug-crime-in-us-states/ 2017 Headlines http://www.politico.com/story/2017/08/13/marijuana-legalization-2020-elections-241576 http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/lists/how-to-smoke-legal-pot-in-america-a-state-by-state-guide-w477307 https://news.vice.com/story/the-election-wrecked-americas-underground-weed-economy Science https://cosmosmagazine.com/biology/infographic-how-cannabis-works The bad science behind medical cannabis TV Disjointed (Netflix) Weeds Banking http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-cannabis-banking-20170707-story.html Elderly https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/29398248/ Apps weedsmaps Nevada …