IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

Poster Held every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest conservation event. The next conference takes place June 11-19, 2020 in Marseille, France. The event is jointly organized by the French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and brings together leaders …

2020, International Year of Plant Health

Poster 2020 is the International Year of Plant Health. Hashtag: #IYPH2020 Key Links ippc.int https://www.ippc.int/en/iyph Questions How can those keen on plant health participate in International Year celebrations? Planeta.com Planeta.com celebrates the International Year of Plant Health. We will be updating our resource pages focusing on plants, biodiversity, and efforts to protect plant health around …

Superbowl 2020

Photo: Grand Canyon, Basketmaker Bowl Our coverage of headlines, tweets and commercials from the 2020 Super Bowl between the 49ers and Chiefs. Headlines 538 Guide deadline.com/tag/super-bowl https://gaming.nv.gov/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=16539 Embedded Tweets Tyreek Hill vs. Richard Sherman is the Super Bowl matchup to watch. https://t.co/DNi5E7SG78 — FiveThirtyEight (@FiveThirtyEight) February 2, 2020 It's Super Roll Weekend and I'm betting …

USA 2020 Election

USA Flag Preview of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features Timeline Early nominating contests: February 3 Iowa https://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-do-the-iowa-caucuses-work-a-primer-for-the-2020-election Did Trolls Try to Clog Phone Lines After Iowa Caucuses? February 11 New Hampshire February 22 Nevada https://fivethirtyeight.com/live-blog/democratic-debate-nevada https://www.factcheck.org/2020/02/factchecking-the-las-vegas-democratic-debate/ February 29 South Carolina March 3 Super Tuesday https://ballotpedia.org/Super_Tuesday_primaries,_2020 November 3 Federal …

Living Green Super Recycling Day 2020

Photo Join us as we support 8 News NOW‘s Living Green Super Recycling Day 8am-2pm, Saturday, February 1. Think of this as an annual pop-up, an amazing, environment-friendly, drive-through, community meetup. Accepted for free recycling is anything that takes batteries or that can be plugged in. Kudos to the organizers for making happen year after …

National Eucalypt Day: Nature Journaling Workshop with Paula Peeters

Photo: Brisbane City Council For friends in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Discover nature journaling amongst the eucalypts. Artist, ecologist, and writer Paula Peters (@paperbark_) leads a journey of artistic and empathetic creation in the city’s Botanic Gardens. March 23 is National Eucalypt Day and on March 21 the city of Brisbane hosts a free, public workshop: …

Clark County Lands Bill

Map Spotlight on the current Clark County Lands Bill Key Links http://www.clarkcountynv.gov/airquality/lands_bill/Pages/default.aspx By the Numbers 41,028 ACRES Expansion of the Moapa River Reservation for the Moapa Band of Paiutes 800 MEGAWATTS Clean renewable energy from the Eastern Nevada Transmission Project 50 YEARS Extension of the Clark County Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan 122,778 ACRES In …

15th Biodiversity COP (2020)

Poster China hosts the 15th Biodiversity COP in October 2020 with the theme “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth.” Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests of the organizers and participants and creating a social web challenge. Feedback and notes are welcome as we …

2020 Global Risks Perception Survey

Report Cover Reading: 2020 Global Risks Perception Survey from the World Economic Forum Key Links WEF’s 2020 Global Risks Perception Survey Preface The 15th edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report comes as long-mounting, interconnected risks are being felt. The global economy is faced with a “synchronized slowdown”, the past five years have …