Cinco de Mayo

Favorite Hashtags Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a special holiday in Mexico, primarily celebrated in the state of Puebla, with limited recognition elsewhere in the country. It’s also a popular celebration in the USA. The date commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France during the French-Mexican War. Festivities in the US …

Next 100 Coalition’s National Summit

Advancing a diverse and inclusive public lands system, this week (May 4-5) the Next 100 Coalition – http://next100coalition.org – hosts a National Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hashtag: #Next100Summit The two-day event convenes grassroots and national leaders to construct a strategic policy agenda that addresses attacks on access and protections of public lands, while growing …

Iowa

Photo: H. Peter Jorgensen, Farmland Iowa is bordered by Minnesota to the north, Wisconsin and Illinois to the east, Nebraska and South Dakota to the west, and Missouri to the south. The state capital is Des Moines. Wikipedia Iowa Cities Des Moines Cedar Rapids Amana Colonies Planeta.com USA USA States

Oklahoma Links

Links related to Oklahoma Tourism Portals http://www.travelok.com http://agritourism.travelok.com Flickr Groups Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge Twitter http://twitter.com/OklahomaTourism Indigenous Peoples http://www.aiccm.org http://oknativetravel.com American Indian Cultural Center & Museum Myspace The Ataloa Lodge Museum at Bacone College Chickasaw Cultural Center Chickasaw Nation White House Chickasaw Nation CapitolCreek Council House MuseumFred Jones Museum of Art http://www.sheilasguide.com/2011/11/18/travel-post-friday-chickasaw-cultural-center-village https://www.travelok.com/american_indian_culture http://www.chickasawculturalcenter.com/campus-grounds Indian …

New Mexico Links

New Mexico flag Linked related to New Mexico Headlines new-mexico-announce-more-record-breaking-tourism New Mexico’s Newest Monument jewell-asked-to-monitor-fracking-near-chaco-canyon http://www.daily-times.com/four_corners-news/ci_26205227 – @fentondt http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/unlocking-the-mystery-of-the-chile-pepper-on-a-burrito-tour-of-new-mexico http://www.aroundtheworldineightyyears.com/native-american-petroglyphs presidential-proclamation-r-o-grande-del-norte-national-monument Facebook NewMexi.co https://www.facebook.com/newmexicoguitarist   Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/blmnewmexico Twitter @indianpueblo @techKialo @BLMNewMexico @ConserveNM @OrganMtnFriends @NewMexico @SkyCity_Acoma @AcomaPueblo Tourism Portals www.newmexico.org – http://newmexico.org/nativeamerica – http://www.newmexico.org/feast-days – @NewMexico – http://www.facebook.com/NewMexico newmexicoearth.org http://www.nmecotourism.org TripAdvisor http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g28952-New_Mexico-Vacations.html Food http://www.nmrestaurants.org Indigenous Cultures …

Arizona Links

Arizona flag Linked related to Arizona in mostly random fashion. Headlines http://knau.org/post/eats-and-beats-subterranean-restaurant Best things to do in Arizona – Roger Naylor Water cuts could force Arizona to adapt or “implode” – @tonydavis987 Facebook Arizona Museum of Natural History Flickr Arizona Flickr Groups Northern Arizona The American Southwest Twitter @AZRogerNaylor @GrandCanyonNPS @ArizonaDOT @AZStateParks @ArizonaTourism @visitphoenix @OrganPipeNPS …

Nevada Links

Links related to Nevada Wikipedia Nevada Geography_of_Nevada http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Humboldt_Range Mountain_ranges_of_Nevada Desert Bighorn Sheep http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muddy_River Headlines https://travelnevada.com/adventures/32994/16-stories-behind-the-real-native-nevadans Nevada caves illuminate past climate, future challenges in the Southwest – @MatthewLachniet @danielrothberg Tourism official: Nevada has lots of merit beyond the Strip – @BDrysdale Disappearing Wheeler Peak Glacier is a barometer for climate change – @LasVegasSun Protecting Nevada’s past …

California Links

California flag Links related to California Headlines I rode Amtrak’s Coast Starlight adventures-in-parks-mapping – @greeninfo using-instagram-and-open-data-to-put-the-public-in-public-lands – @greeninfo california-genocide Volcanic spires and Joshua trees: Obama protects 1.8 million acres in California’s desert New Desert Bill is Fundamentally Flawed – @Amargosaconserv Pioneer Cabin Tree On January 8, 2016 this iconic Sierra redwood fell to the ground. …

Fresh Air

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