Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Photo: Parade of Lights Lake Mead National Recreation Area, is the USA’s fifth most popular national park unit with more than 7 million visits a year. With the creation of what would be named Hoover Dam, Lake Mead was first established as the Boulder Dam Recreation Area in 1936, administrated by the National Park Service. …

The Otways

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Apollo Bay, Victoria FYI Cape Otway lies at the southern most extent of the world-famous Great Ocean Road in Victoria’s Southwest. Great Otway National Park http://parkweb.vic.gov.au/explore/parks/great-otway-national-park Facebook @ParksVictoria Conservation Ecology Centre http://www.conservationecologycentre.org – Facebook – @ConservationEC Tweets by ConservationEC Related: http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au/the-otways-conservation-ecology-centre-interview-with-lizzie-corke/ Cape Otway Lighthouse The Cape Otway Lighthouse sits on the most …

Joshua Tree National Park

Photo: We have contact Joshua Tree National Park Key Links Joshua Tree National Park @JoshuaTreeNPS Facebook Twitter YouTube Flickr Instagram Google Maps Recommended Listening Desert Oracle Radio hosted by Ken Layne by Ken Layne desertoracle.com Desert Oracle Radio Visitor Numbers Joshua Tree National Park had a record 2.8 million visitors in 2018. During Thanksgiving weekend …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Great Basin NP Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the 27 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. State Parks 3.5 million people …

Mojave National Preserve

Photo: Morningstar Mine Road Located between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, the 1.6 million-acre Mojave National Preserve features a roadside Joshua tree forest, canyons, mesas, and sand dunes. Key Links nps.gov/moja/index.htm Camping Facebook Nearby Kelso Depot Google Maps Wikipedia California_Desert_Protection_Act_of_1994 Planeta.com Joshua Tree National Park Mojave Desert California Los Angeles Las Vegas Wild USA

Joshua Tree Links

Photo: Joshua Tree National Park Visitor Center Links related to Joshua Tree National Park presented in somewhat random fashion: Night Sky Festival Joshua Tree’s 2019 Night Sky Festival Headlines The Ultimate Joshua Tree National Park Travel Guide – Thrillist – @delightedbite How a South Pasadena matron used her wits and wealth to create Joshua Tree …

National Public Lands Day

USA Flag To encourage people to join in and visit their public lands, National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is a fee-free day for all federal public lands and many state parks in the USA. 2019 date: Saturday, September 28. Keep an eye on the hashtags #npld #NationalPublicLandsDay. Key Links http://www.publiclandsday.org https://www.facebook.com/nationalpubliclandsday Questions What is the …

Uluru Links

Screenshot Links related to Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park presented in somewhat random fashion: Official Links Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park Plan of Management Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park Publications http://eoi.uluru.gov.au http://www.parksaustralia.gov.au/uluru/do/we-dont-climb.html @Parks_Australia Climbing ban in 2019 https://theconversation.com/why-we-are-banning-tourists-from-climbing-uluru-86755 – http://outbounding.org/articles/view/why-we-are-banning-tourists-from-climbing-uluru https://www.clc.org.au/index.php?/media-releases/article/between-a-rock-and-a-hard-place-no-more-anangu-close-uluru-climb-at-last https://www.clc.org.au/files/pdf/Sammy_Wilson_statement_on_Uluru_climb.pdf http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-01/uluru-a-history-of-disrespect-atop-the-rock/9107750 http://www.smh.com.au/national/uluru-very-likely-to-close-to-climbers-its-not-a-disney-ride-says-chairman-20171031-gzccjo.html https://twitter.com/i/moments/925571911941103616 Uluru climb in …