#WildOz

Hashtags Planeta.com spotlights Australia’s Wildlife, Biodiversity, Parks and Protected Areas. The Twitter shorthand is hashtag: #WildOz Key Links Parks Australia National parks Facebook Flickr @Parks_Australia Recommended Listening If you’re not already listening to Off Track, make it part of your podcast playlist. Kudos to @jones_ann and @RadioNational. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or your favourite podcast app. #ABCWildOz YouTube http://www.abc.net.au/news/wildoz …

Protected Areas of Latin America and the Caribbean Congress 2019

Poster This week (October 14 to 17, 2019) Lima, Perú hosts the third edition of the Latin American and Caribbean Congress on Protected Areas (CAPLAC 3). The theme is “Solutions for well-being and sustainable development.” Hashtags: #caplac, #CongresoÁreasProtegidasLAC Previously held in Santa Marta, Colombia (1997) and Bariloche, Argentina (2007), the Congress is a forum for …

Bears Ears National Monument

Photo: John Fowler, Lone Tree 2019 Feds stack Bears Ears advisory group with critics of southern Utah monument Democrat-controlled San Juan County formally withdraws from Bears Ears court case Bagley Cartoon: Attack on Bears Ears What remains of Bears Ears https://www.stgeorgeutah.com/news/archive/2019/04/24/apc-new-advisory-panel-for-bears-ears-national-monument-becomes-latest-flashpoint-in-debate Injustice Reassured: Bears Ears Advisory Committee Stacked for Opposition Tribal leaders blast Trump's decision …

Wild Perú

Peru flag Planeta.com launches this brand new guide to Wild Peru – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Key Links minam.gob.pe @MinamPeru ambientv Facebook Parks sernanp.gob.pe @SERNANP Facebook Flickr ISSUU Evaluaciones del desempeño ambiental PERÚ Aspectos destacados y recomendaciones PERU Environmental Performance Highlights …

Wild Argentina

Argentina flag Planeta.com launches this guide to Wild Argentina – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Parks parquesnacionales.gob.ar https://facebook.com/ParquesNacionalesdeArgentina Youtube @ParquesOficial Aconcagua http://www.cima-aconcagua.com http://www.andeshandbook.org/montanismo/cerro/25/Aconcagua http://www.aconcaguanow.com Aconcagua – Wikipedia Embedded Tweets 2018: año récord en la creación de #ParquesNacionales pic.twitter.com/Gz6q0lvwiz — Parques Nacionales (@ParquesOficial) …

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 …

Coyote Buttes

Photo: Rickz Coyote Buttes is a section of the Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness managed by the Bureau of Land Management, spanning extreme south-central Utah and north-central Arizona, south of US 89 halfway between Kanab, Utah and Page, Arizona. The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comment until October 12 on an environmental assessment which …

Galapagos

Buzzwords The 1859 publication of Charles Darwin’s The Origin of Species made the Galapagos famous. A century later in 1959, Ecuador declared 97 percent of the Galapagos islands a national park. In 1979 the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) designad the Galapagos Islands as a World Heritage Site, the first place on …

Wild USA

Photo: NPS, Yosemite The United States has a long history of conservation and lack thereof. The stories of the parks, protected areas, wilderness and wildlife are embedded throughout Planeta.com. New Visitor Spending Near USA National Parks National Parks and Monuments Organ Pipe National Monument Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Yosemite National Park Grand Canyon National Park …