Public Lands

Buzzwords Public Land = Land owned by the government Wikipedia: Public Lands in the USA – Governmental entities including cities, counties, states, and the federal government all manage land which are referred to as either public lands or the public domain. The majority of public lands in the United States are held in trust for …

2017 Private Land Conservation Conference

National Private Land Conservation Conference Hashtags: #PLCConf17, #privatelandconservation The Australian Land Conservation Alliance (ALCA) holds the 2017 National Private Land Conservation Conference in Hobart (October 18-20) at the Hobart Function and Conference Centre. Hosted by the Tasmanian Land Conservancy, the conference theme will be Valuing Nature. Conversations will encompass conservation, culture, community and commerce, with topics including sustainable financing, natural capital, policy and …

Land Art

Buzzwords Land art = a genre of sculpture that involves moving earth to create a large-scale immersive experience for viewers. Embedded Tweets #JamesTurrell's "Roden Crater" is one of the largest Land Art projects in the world. #LandArt, which arose mainly in the American West during the late 60s & early 70s, is a genre of …

September 24 is National Public Lands Day in the USA #npld #NationalPublicLandsDay

September 24, 2016 is National Public Lands Day in the USA. What this means for nature and biodiversity plans are plenty of opportunities to get outdoors. Online, it’s a feast of eco-minded inspiration and introductions from across the country. Keep an eye on the hashtags #npld #NationalPublicLandsDay. Key Links http://www.publiclandsday.org Questions What is the history …

Songlines: The living narrative of Australia

Poster NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 2016 dates: July 3-10. Theme: Songlines –The living narrative of our nation Hashtags: #NAIDOC2016,  #NAIDOCWeek NAIDOC Week is an opportunity for all Australians to come together to celebrate the history, culture …