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 …

Bison

Photo: Denver Bison entered the Americas through the landbridge from Siberia during an Ice Age. – Wikipedia Celebrations National Bison Day is the first Saturday in November. Hashtag: #NationalBisonDay Elsewhere on the Web http://storyofthebison.com/tatankaaboutbison.html https://www.wcs.org/get-involved/updates/senate-passes-bison-day-resolution Headlines Bison are Back – The Conversation https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/12/how-native-american-tribes-are-bringing-back-the-bison-from-brink-of-extinction http://www.cnn.com/2016/07/06/us/utah-bison-herd/index.html Embedded Tweets Bad news: This is a photo of bison skulls …

Potencial del Ecoturismo en Campamentos Tortugueros de Mexico

Photo From the archives / desde los archivos (1999) por Angel Nieva Resumen En el presente artículo se resalta la viabilidad de incorporar dentro de las estrategias de desarrollo de los campamentos tortugueros del país el ecoturismo desde la perspectiva de la planeación ambiental, para lograr que su manejo sea más productivo y efectivo en …

Department of Conservation New Zealand

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Department of Conservation New Zealand – doc.govt.nz – is the government agency charged with conserving New Zealand’s natural and historic heritage. Work is organized around five outcomes: the diversity of our natural heritage is maintained and restored our history is protected and brought to life more people participate in recreation …

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 …

Zoos

Poster Zoo = an establishment that maintains a collection of wild animals, typically in a park or gardens, for study, conservation, or display to the public Accreditation https://www.whyanimalsdothething.com/how-to-understand-zoos-accrediation/ https://www.aza.org/accreditation http://zaa.org/accreditation https://www.sanctuaryfederation.org World Association Zoos and Aquariums – @waza Features How to move a giraffe World Tapir Day Planeta.com Wildlife Tourism Wildlife Responsible Travel Week

Foxes

Photo: National Park Service, Island Fox Fox = a carnivorous mammal of the dog family with a pointed muzzle and bushy tail, proverbial for its cunning Island Fox (Channel Islands, California) https://www.nps.gov/chis/learn/nature/island-fox.htm Planeta.com Mammals Wildlife

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 …