National Public Lands Day

Photo: BLM Dakotas, Copper City Trail System National Public Lands Day is celebrated annually at public lands in the United States on the fourth Saturday of September. A signature event of the National Environmental Education Foundation, it promotes both popular enjoyment and volunteer conservation of public lands. 2021 date: Saturday, September 25. Hashtags: #npld #NationalPublicLandsDay. …

Sports Tourism in Las Vegas

Photo: Hockey at Night Exploring Las Vegas as a center of sports tourism. Always on. HeadlinesLas Vegas Ad Breakdown: R&R’s ‘The Greatest Arena On Earth’ Spot For LVCVA – @LVSportsBiz Videos The Greatest Arena on Earth Embedded Tweets It’s crazy how Vegas is already America’s best sports city. Pulling a pro sports trifecta Sunday. Starting …

White Sands National Park

Photo: NPS, Cartwheels Transitioning from a national monument to a national park, White Sands National Park protects the largest gypsum dune field in the world. Park managers and friends of the park work toward public access and maintenance of the solitude and silence of the dunes. Located in southern New Mexico, the park is located …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Shaded Streets Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a long-haul renewal. Hashtag: #DTLV Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/eKRrkVUvZ15skZ26A Faves Features Older Features Planeta.com

Hostile Terrain 94

Poster Hostile Terrain 94 (HT94) is a participatory art project sponsored and organized by the Undocumented Migration Project (UMP), a non-profit research-art-education-media collective, directed by anthropologist Jason De León. The exhibition is composed of some 3,200 handwritten toe tags that represent migrants who have died trying to cross the Sonoran Desert of Arizona between the mid-1990s and 2019. These tags …

Yellowstone National Park

Photo: Jacob W. Frank/NPS, Bison Crossing the Road Key dates: The United States Congress established Yellowstone National Park in 1872. On March 1, 1872, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Yellowstone National Park Protection Act into law. The world’s first national park was born. Key Linksnps.gov/[email protected] SlideshareYellowstone National Park on the Web HeadlinesYellowstone had 1m …

USA Tourism

Photo: Las Vegas Bike Share Past, present, and future. Exploring travel and tourism in the USA HeadlinesBiden administration to lift travel ban for fully vaccinated international travelers – AxiosUS extends travel restrictions at Mexican and Canadian land borders as it makes plans to allow fully vaccinated foreign visitors to fly to AmericaThe US is slipping …

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Photo: Joe Ross Albuquerque, New Mexico – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – balloonfiesta.com – is held anually at Balloon Fiesta Park. 2021 dates: October 2-10. “An event like no other.” Hashtag: #balloonfiesta Key [email protected] Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/XiZxzcb75cG1itAh6 Elsewhere on the Webnewsradiokkob.comusa.canon.com Videos Twitter Planeta.com

Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness

Photo: Sherman Hogue, BLM, Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness Spotlight on the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness in northwestern New Mexico. BLM: The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness is a rolling landscape of badlands which offers some of the most unusual scenery found in the Four Corners Region. Time and natural elements have etched a fantasy world of strange rock formations made of interbedded …

Mexico USA Borderlands Links

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library What would locals like others know about the borderlands that connect Mexico and the USA? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesWhy 15,000 Migrants Ended Up in One Spot on the U.S.-Mexico BorderUS extends travel restrictions at Mexican and Canadian land borders as it makes plans to allow fully …