Center for Western Priorities

Logo Spotlight on the Center for Western Priorities – westernpriorities.org – a conservation policy and advocacy organization focused on land and energy issues across the West in the USA. Key [email protected] HeadlinesUtah sees an explosion of campers on public lands during pandemic 2021 ReportCamping Crunch Videos Public lands photographer Bob Wick shares his secrets Planeta

New York City Parks

Photo: Brian Godfrey, High Line Meadow HeadlinesAn Interview With New York Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver, FAICP Key Linksnycgovparks.org – @NYCParksFlickr Central Park Fort Washington Governors Islandgovisland.comGovernors Island Is Now Open 365 Days A Year, As It Should Be Perlham [email protected] UnisphereWikipedia Highlightshttp://elgl.org/2016/05/06/podcast-parks-and-planning-with-nyc-commissioner-mitchell-silver/https://twitter.com/mitchell_silverhttps://twitter.com/elgl50 Highlinehttp://www.thehighline.org – @highlinenycwww.famtripper.com/reviews/high-line-park-new-york-city-travel-reviewhttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-10-31/the-high-line2c-new-york-city/5060912http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/07/arts/design/fall-arts-preview-unruly-final-section-of-high-line-to-open.htmlhttp://www.thenatureofcities.com/2016/07/18/the-high-line-foreseen-unforeseen Lowlinehttp://thelowline.orghttp://boingboing.net/2016/10/07/lowline.html Queens Botanical Gardenqueensbotanical.org – @queensbotanicl Birding Brooklyn Bird Club: …

Minneapolis-St Paul

Photo: Food truck Wikipedia: Minneapolis–Saint Paul is a major metropolitan area built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers in east central Minnesota. The area is commonly known as the Twin Cities after its two largest cities, Minneapolis, the most populous city in the state, and Saint Paul, the state capital. Despite the Twin …

Minneapolis-St Paul Links

Flags: Minneapolis and St. Paul What would locals like others know about Minneapolis–Saint Paul? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Parksminneapolisparks.org – parks and lakes – @mplsparkboardstpaul.gov/departments/parks-and-recreation/parks – @cityofsaintpaullovemplsparks.org – @LoveMplsParks Father Hennepin Bluffs Park HeadlinesMinneapolis’ newest park is like a front porch on the Mississippi RiverAt Minneapolis museum, a tiny doll provokes …

Recommended Viewing: La Frontera

Artwork Recommended Viewing: La Frontera with Pati Jinich. Hashtag: #LaFronteraPBS Key Linkspbs.org/food/features/la-frontera-miles-from-nowheretv.youtube.com/browse/UC06MhVg90UDLm8NH3ymVSWwPBS series showcases cuisine of the Texas-Mexico borderpatijinich.com – @PatiJinichWikipedia Questions = Preguntas Is there a Google map of the places / food trucks / restaurants mentioned? = ¿Existe un mapa de Google de los lugares / camiones de comida / restaurantes mencionados? Embedded …

Native American Heritage Month

Poster Since 1990 the USA has celebrated Native American Heritage Month in the month of November. Hashtags: #nativeamericanheritagemonth, #NAHM Headlines10 Public Lands with Powerful Native American Connections BackgroundNativeamericanheritagemonth.gov: What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the …

Brownsville, Texas

Photo: Diann Bayes, Sabal Palm Sanctuary Spotlight on Brownsville Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/F7vLPYE2v4RvRjHd6 ElsewhereLennox Foundation Southmost Preserve Newsmyrgv.com Governmentbrownsvilletx.gov Nearby: South Texas Ecotourism Center501 W State Hwy 100, Laguna Vistastec-lv.orgYoutube WikipediaBrownsvilleMatamoros Planeta

Laredo, Texas and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas

Photo: C Hanchey, Matamoros Street Bridge (Laredo, Texas) Spotlight on the border towns of Laredo, Texas and Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/ci9LPxGCCyqxVpHXA HeadlinesLaredo preserves ‘ecotourism gem’ – Border Report Tourism Portalsvisitlaredo.com – Facebook – @VisitLaredoTX Elsewhereiccedenuevolaredo.orgWBCA Bridge Ceremony Where to eatTaco Palenque Celebrations Jalapeño Festival Embedded Tweets Stray Observations Busiest trucking port on the border …

Lake Chapala

Photo: Joel Gonzalez, Sunset Spotlight on Lake Chapala / Lago de Chapala, Mexico’s largest freshwater lake. It lies in the municipalities of Chapala, Jocotepec, Poncitlán, and Jamay, in Jalisco, and in Venustiano Carranza and Cojumatlán de Régules, in Michoacán. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/UM3PAuVEFxuZ63ZM9 Elsewhere on the WebAll about Lake Chapala Area – Mexico ConnectChapala.com Embedded Tweets WikipediaLake …