Wild Nevada

Photo: Great Basin NP Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the 27 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. State Parks 3.5 million people …

Wild Asia

Photo Headlines Southeast Asia is in the grip of a biodiversity crisis Presentations From Responsible Tourism Events At ITB Asia 2015 Pangolins: why this cute prehistoric mammal is facing extinction Facebook Asian Ecotourism Network flickr groups Ecotourism Asia Twitter @IndianBotanists @WildAsia Wikipedia Wildlife_of_India Pili Nut https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_panda YouTube https://www.youtube.com/user/rameshboonratana Planeta.com Asia

Wild Africa

Questions What would locals like visitors to know about responsible travel and wildlife tourism in Africa? Headlines https://www.iol.co.za/news/opinion/canned-lion-hunting-damaging-brand-sa-11564974 http://www.traveller24.com/Explore/Green/family-horrified-by-glen-garriff-visit-but-sanctuary-says-its-not-what-it-seems-20171114 http://traveller24.news24.com/Explore/Green/or-tambo-to-remove-cub-petting-images-that-give-tourists-the-wrong-message-20170112 http://www.timeslive.co.za/scitech/2016/12/20/Now-you-cedar-it%E2%80%9A-now-you-dont-How-an-iconic-South-African-tree-is-dying-out http://traveller24.news24.com/Explore/sanparks-open-access-week-is-off-to-a-golden-start-20160912 http://www.flauna.co.za/sa-conservation-projects – https://twitter.com/flauna_za Is-the-vilification-of-wildlife-sightings-apps-justified Let’s keep wildlife wild The commodification of South Africa’s wildlife – Andreas Wilson-Späth Ecotourism and protected areas in Southern Africa – @SueSnyman @iucn http://www.travelstart.co.za/blog/11-unesco-world-heritage-sites-on-south-africas-doorstep http://www.countrylife.co.za/knowyournationalparks-garden-route-np http://traveller24.news24.com/News/Two-Knysna-Forest-hiking-trails-awarded-Green-Flag-status-20150520 http://www.dw.de/how-a-dog-is-helping-conservation-efforts-in-south-africa/a-18247365 Hack out …

Wild Colombia

Poster Planeta.com is launching this brand new guide to Wild Colombia – the country’s biodiversity, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Features Sierra de La Macarena National Natural Park Parks http://www.parquesnacionales.gov.co – @ParquesColombia http://www.parquesnacionales.gov.co/portal/ecoturismo http://insituradio.parquesnacionales.gov.co http://mapas.parquesnacionales.gov.co:9090/visor_parques http://www.colombia.travel/en/international-tourist/sightseeing-what-to-do/nature/natural-parks http://www.icanh.gov.co/index.php?idcategoria=6214 Biodiversity Este no es un inventario: Estado y tendencias …

Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Photo: Parade of Lights Lake Mead National Recreation Area, is the USA’s fifth most popular national park unit with more than 7 million visits a year. With the creation of what would be named Hoover Dam, Lake Mead was first established as the Boulder Dam Recreation Area in 1936, administrated by the National Park Service. …

Wild Europe

Photo Spotlight on Europe’s biodiversity, parks and wildlife. 2018 England Parks Review (2018) Tbilisi, Georgia Hosts European Ecotourism Conference #EuroEco18 Also check out our spotlight on european ecotourism Lake District https://planeta.com/lake-district https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/jul/09/lake-district-is-uks-first-national-park-to-win-world-heritage-status https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/may/09/lake-district-world-heritage-site-george-monbiot https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/sep/02/lake-district-wildlife-desert-blame-wordsworth https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/may/15/the-lake-district-is-indeed-a-sheepwrecked-landscape January 2017: Spotlight on Lake Skadar Events June 1-30 30 Days Wild https://planeta.com/30dayswild ⚡️ #30DaysWild https://www.dropbox.com/sh/d9x49elcq9n1d1g/AAAPU5LASs87h9OuAaDBbEcDa?dl=0 #30DaysWild @30DaysWild June 2017 …

Wild Mexico Links

Photo Links related to Wild Mexico presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines http://www.latimes.com/world/mexico-americas/la-fg-mexico-activist-killed-20180123-story.html https://phys.org/news/2017-11-analysis-chicxulub-asteroid-struck-vulnerable.html https://www.cronicaambiental.com.mx/edicion-36/sobre-la-conservacion-el-turismo-y-el-desarrollo-en-mexico-i-de-iii México: Si la Suprema Corte de Justicia de la Nación no nos protege, entonces ¿quién lo hará? – @InfoAcbio http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/articulo/ciencia-y-salud/ciencia/2017/02/17/fallece-juan-jose-morales-pionero-del-periodismo https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jan/18/isidro-baldenegro-lopez-killed-goldman-environmental-prize-mexico-berta-caceres Razones para liberar al defensor de los bosques, Ildefonso Zamora http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2016/05/13/world/americas/ap-lt-mexico-endangered-porpoise.html Semarnat, la secretaría que más plazas canceló – …

Wildfires

Photo: NASA Goddard Wildfire = a large, destructive fire that spreads quickly over woodland or brush November 2018 California Wildfires Headlines (2018) https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/08/12/california-fire-map-updates-and-expected-dates-of-full-containment/amp/ https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/wildfires-in-the-u-s-are-getting-bigger Pacific USA, 2017 Planeta.com Changing Climate Nature Record Breaking Temperature