Wild Ecuador

Photo Planeta.com launches this brand new guide to Wild Ecuador – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Ministerio del Ambiente Ecuador http://www.ambiente.gob.ec https://www.flickr.com/photos/ministerioambienteecuador https://www.youtube.com/user/ambienteec https://www.facebook.com/AmbienteEc https://twitter.com/Ambiente_Ec @Marcelo_MataG Headlines Una reserva fronteriza, en gestación – El Comercio Perú y Ecuador establecerán primera Reserva de …

Wisconsin

Photo: Courtney Celley/USFWS Midwest, Horicon National Wildlife Refuge Wisconsin borders two of the five Great Lakes and four states (Illinois, Iowa, Michigan and Minnesota). Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Wisconsin? Food Known as ‘America’s Dairyland,’ Wisconsin is famous for cheese. The state’s Swiss and German migrants brought recipes for all sorts …

Mexico Parks

Photo Features Mexico Parks Explained NORTHERN MEXICO Baja California Parques Nacionales de Baja California El Vizcaino Sonora El Pinacate Biosphere Reserve Chihuahua Copper Canyon/Barrancas del Cobre Durango Mapimi Biosphere Reserve Viaje en Bicicleta a la Zona del Silencio – Walter Bishop The Zone of Silence – Andrea Kaus Zona del Silencio, puerta del universo – …

City Parks Links

Photo Links related to city parks presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @CentParklands @FortWayneParks @ChicagoParks @Zilker_Park @Barton_Springs @sandiegoparks @NYCParks @CentralParkNYC @FortWayneParks @SeattleParks @WUParks @LondonNPC @CityParksAll @Stuff_by_Craig @hphpcentral @wuparks @Park_People @CalgaryParks @cityparksall @Adrian_Benepe @buteparkcardiff @parcbute @ParkdaleWalking @Parksify @tpl_org @jaketobin @playandparks @westmidsparks @RBCparklife @CWparkman Headlines http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/09/better-than-nature/492716 Flickr city parks gallery world parks group Urban Nature Desire Paths …

Wild Colombia (Colombia Silvestre)

Poster Planeta.com launches this brand new guide to Wild Colombia – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Sierra de la Macarena Sierra de La Macarena National Natural Park Chiribiquete National Park Chiribiquete National Park Parks parquesnacionales.gov.co – @ParquesColombia parquesnacionales.gov.co/portal/ecoturismo insituradio.parquesnacionales.gov.co mapas.parquesnacionales.gov.co:9090/visor_parques colombia.travel/en/international-tourist/sightseeing-what-to-do/nature/natural-parks icanh.gov.co/index.php?idcategoria=6214 …

National Parks Conservation Association

Elsewhere on the Web The National Parks Conservation Association – npca.org – is the only independent, nonpartisan membership organization devoted exclusively to advocacy on behalf of the National Parks System. Its mission is “to protect and enhance America’s National Park System for present and future generations.” Key Links npca.org @NPCA Embedded Tweets Last week, we …

England Parks Review (2018)

Photo: Andrew Foster England – Earlier in 2018 Environment Secretary Michael Gove launched an independent review into the nation’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs). The closing date for responses is 18 December 2018. Nearly 70 years after the country’s National Parks were first established, opening up the countryside and allowing more …

Mexico Parks Explained

Photo When is a national park a national park and a biosphere reserve a biosphere reserve? There are some big difference among parks and reserves in Mexico, and it is important to review how Mexico classifies these protected areas. Background In Mexico there are tk protected areas cover tk million hectares or tk percent of …