Wildlife Tourism

Buzzwords Wildlife Tourism = Observation and interaction with local animal and plant life in their natural habitats Elsewhere on the Web https://greengirlsinafrica.com http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au Headlines Dangers of ecotourism: Up close and infectious – Knowable Embedded Tweets Contact GWP for a webex link. pic.twitter.com/p9azTHZ4cg — Louise Twining-Ward (@louisetw) October 20, 2017 2018 Wildlife Tourism Australia Supporting Sustainable …

Wildlife Tourism Australia 2018

Photo: Tasmanian Devil This week, October 28-31, Wildlife Tourism Australia holds its conference and Planeta.com will be up transforming this preview page into an exciting recap. We are also curating this Twitter moment. The conference – Wildlife tourism values and challenges: balancing the needs of wildlife, tourists, operators and residents – takes place in Tasmania. …

#WildOz

Hashtags Planeta.com spotlights Australia’s Wildlife, Biodiversity, Parks and Protected Areas. The Twitter shorthand is hashtag: #WildOz Key Links Parks Australia http://www.environment.gov.au/topics/national-parks Facebook Flickr @Parks_Australia Recommended Listening If you’re not already listening to Off Track, make it part of your podcast playlist. Kudos to @jones_ann and @RadioNational. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or your favourite podcast app. #ABCWildOz YouTube http://www.abc.net.au/news/wildoz Headlines …

Camera Trap

Buzzwords Camera trap = remotely activated camera that is equipped with a motion sensor or an infrared sensor, or uses a light beam as a trigger Camera trapping is a method for capturing wild animals on film when researchers are not present. Features https://www.npca.org/articles/1667-worth-more-than-a-thousand-words https://twitter.com/NPCA/status/928259464830078976 watsa-tcs-camera-trap-honduras.html Elsewhere on the Web Instantwild itunes.apple.com/us/app/instant-wild/id464812695?mt=8 https://emammal.wordpress.com Questions Can …

Wildlife Tourism Australia

Elsewhere on the Web Wildlife Tourism Australia – http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au – is a national organization promoting the sustainable development of a diverse wildlife tourism industry that supports conservation. Key Links http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au/blog/coming-events/wildlife-tourism-conference-tasmania-october-2018 http://www.wildlifetourism.org.au/blog/coming-events https://www.facebook.com/Wildlife.Tourism.Australia https://twitter.com/wildlife_aus Tweets by wildlife_aus Questions Is there a directory of Wildlife Tourism Australia members? Is there a directory of participants registered for …

Rewilding

Buzzwords Rewilding = Large-scale conservation aimed at restoring and protecting core wilderness areas, providing connectivity between such areas, and protecting or reintroducing apex predators and keystone species Elsewhere Rewilding Europe – Facebook – @RewildingEurope Rewilding Institute – Facebook rewildingaustralia.com.au – @RewildingOZ Headlines http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/jul/15/rewilding-britain-launches-with-the-aim-of-restoring-uks-lost-wildlife-and-habitats http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/rewilding-projects-aim-to-turn-back-clock-on-environment-1.2834241 rewilding-made-simple my-manifesto-rewilding-world http://scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk/article/trust-chief-executive-speaks-on-rewilding – @JonnyEcology Twitter @GeorgeMonbiot @RewildingEurope @RewildingOZ Recommended Listening …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Basin and Range 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 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. This Planeta.com guide aims to be …

Bats

Photo: Duncan PJ, Grey headed flying fox Bats are mammals of the order Chiroptera whose forelimbs form webbed wings, making them the only mammals naturally capable of true and sustained flight. – Wikipedia Embedded Tweets Advantages of being a #bathttps://t.co/SHMzL0HsvWFor a new column with @round_glass , an environment magazine by Grammy winner Ricky Kej pic.twitter.com/LY0bYQg4Ik …

Wildlife Links

Photo Links about wildlife Headlines https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/gadgets-track-wildlife-and-enlighten-humans/2016/02/28/c89bb6c8-de83-11e5-8d98-4b3d9215ade1_story.html An ethical history of zoos 2015 Wildlife Resolutions – @MeganShersby Africa: Can Indigenous and Wildlife Conservationists Work Together? Leaving Only Footsteps? Think again. – Outbounding why-we-need-to-rethink-wildlife-tourism – Outbounding Skip the Circus, Marine Park, and Zoo: Here are 10 Humane Ways to Interact With Wildlife The Coming Age of the …

Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge

Photo:Tom Koerner, Sunset at Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge Key Links https://www.fws.gov/refuge/seedskadee https://twitter.com/USFWSMtnPrairie https://www.facebook.com/Seedskadee https://www.flickr.com/photos/usfwsmtnprairie Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge is 27,230 acres surrounding 36 river miles of the Green River in southwest Wyoming. The Refuge has riparian, wetland, and upland habitats that are managed to provide wildlife habitat and support wildlife-dependent public recreational opportunities. The Green …