USA 2020 Election: Timeline

USA Flag Rolling coverage of the 2020 federal election in the USA featuring external links and features. This is not meant to be comprehensive, but the best we can do as interested participants. This page focuses on headlines as a timeline. We also review the election by candidates and topics. February 3 Iowa How do …

Grand Circle Travel in the USA

Photo: Downtown Las Vegas The Grand Circle is a 1,400-mile loop encompassing parts of the southwestern USA — Arizona, Utah, Nevada, New Mexico, and Colorado. Google Maps The route connects eight national parks – Grand Canyon, Petrified Forest, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Arches and Mesa Verde – and national monuments, recreation areas, state …

North House Folk School

Favorites North House Folk School – northhouse.org – is a small educational non-profit on the shore of Lake Superior in Grand Marais, Minnesota. The school fosters a non-competitive learning environment devoted to teaching traditional northern craft and offers more than 350 courses year round in everything from timber framing to woodworking to boatbuilding to caning …

Navajo Tours USA

Elsewhere on the Web Navajo Tours USA – navajotoursusa.com – is a Navajo-owned outdoor recreation and tour company based in New Mexico USA. Business motto: Tread lightly. Experience everything. Navajo Tours USA advocates Indigenous connection to the outdoors, responsibly showcase nature, art, culture, and history, and commit to authentic experiences with all guests. Since 2016, …

USA

Photo: No Hoops, Spring 2020 Planeta.com features regional guides to cities, states, and parks throughout the country. Fave Places North House Folk School Lost City Museum Planeta.com USA Links USA States Wild USA USA 2020

Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

Lingo Cards Spotlight on Papahānaumokuākea National Monument Google Maps goo.gl/maps/ZVoQ9JWGyhtLDWQy6 How to pronounce Papahānaumokuākea? Have a listen: Papa-hanau-moku-akea. More online Papahanaumokuakea.gov, its @HawaiiReef. Here’s the media release from the US White House: The monument was originally created in 2006 by President George W. Bush and designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010.  Since that time, …

Chimney Rock National Monument

Photo: Brendan Bombaci, Between two chimneys Located at the southern edge of the San Juan Mountains in the San Juan National Forest in Southwestern Colorado, Chimney Rock National Monument covers seven square miles and preserves 200 ancient homes and ceremonial buildings, some of which have been excavated for viewing and exploration: a Great Kiva, a …

Smithsonian

Logo Elsewhere on the Web: Spotlight on the Smithsonian Open Access Our #SmithsonianOpenAccess launch includes about 2.8 million of our digital collection images and nearly two centuries of data, with content across disciplines—from portraits of historic American figures to 3D scans of dinosaur skeletons. https://t.co/35Wp7dOaNK pic.twitter.com/OMLY3JNYAZ — Smithsonian (@smithsonian) February 25, 2020 Smithsonian Channel smithsonianchannel.com …

Chaco Culture National Historical Park

Photo: Chaco Canyon National Historical Park, Aerial View Located in northwestern New Mexico, Chaco Culture National Historical Park became part of the US national park system (as a national monument) in 1907 and was designated a World Heritage Site in 1987. Key Links nps.gov/chcu/index.htm Facebook @chacoculturenhp Google Maps goo.gl/maps/KnSwQWKMYFr7Radx6 The Chaco Culture National Historic Park …

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 Trees and shrubs Facebook Flickr @OrganPipeNPS Questions Does the park have a friends’ group? How is the border wall impacting Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument? Google Maps goo.gl/maps/s2rbG8H6mhg3GoqD8 Headlines Video shows cacti being bulldozed at national …