Idaho

Photo: Snake River Canyon Idaho is bordered by Washington and Oregon are to the west, Nevada and Utah are to the south, and Montana and Wyoming are to the east. Idaho also shares a short border with the Canadian province of British Columbia to the north. Planeta.com https://planeta.com/idaho-links USA USA States

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center

Elsewhere on the Web Crow Canyon Archaeological Center – http://www.crowcanyon.org – is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public on the rich history of the ancestral Pueblo people with day tours, dig programs and travel programs. Mission: to empower present and future generations by making the human past accessible and relevant through archaeological research, …

Natural Areas Association

Elsewhere on the Web The Natural Areas Association – https://www.naturalareas.org – is the only national, non-profit membership organization that is dedicated to the support and advancement of the community of natural areas professionals. The association envisions a world where science-based conservation is the bedrock of protecting the beauty and wonder of nature. Members work to …

Next 100 Coalition

Vision Document (2018) Our Public Lands An Inclusive Vision for the Next 100 Years Throughout history, our public lands — including national parks, forests, waters, wetlands monuments and other areas — have played an important role as part of America’s identity. Unfortunately, these lands have not always been reflective of our country’s demographic and ethnic …

Mexico-USA Borderlands

Photo: Nogales We need a better understanding of where the United States and Mexico meet. The ten border states — Arizona, Baja California, California, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, New Mexico, Sonora, Tamaulipas, and Texas — together exercise an economy that ranks third in the world for size. (double checking) Updating Planeta’s guides to borderland jewels …

Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free. Note that this …

Yosemite

Photo: Tsai Project, Half Dome Yosemite National Park The area was called “Ahwahnee” (“big mouth”) Giant Sequoias can grow to be 300 feet high, 35 feet in diameter and 100 feet in circumference. One of the grove’s largest trees, the Grizzly Giant, is 209 feet tall and an estimated 1,800 years old. The grove is …

New Jersey

Photo: BK, Horse Farm New Jersey is bordered on the north by New York, on the east by the Hudson River and the Atlantic Ocean, on the southwest by Delaware, and on the west by Pennsylvania. New Jersey lies largely within the metropolitan areas of New York City and Philadelphia. The first US national historical …

Wild USA Links

Photo Links related to wildusa Headlines An Insider’s Guide to America’s Best National Parks How to Be a Good Visitor at National Parks Dive into summer with @ParadeMagazine's insider's guide to the best #nationalparks for #swimming, watching #wildlife, enjoying #nature and more! Plus, find out how you can help preserve parks for future generations: https://t.co/pID2LrTMQr …

Bill Maher

Elsewhere on the web Live Fridays at 10pm on HBO http://www.billmaher.com https://twitter.com/billmaher Tweets by billmaher Embedded Tweets Conservatives govern without shame and liberals shame without governing. pic.twitter.com/XNPIsmaAOZ — Bill Maher (@billmaher) June 9, 2018 Planeta.com HBO