Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Photo: James Marvin Phelps, Neowise 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 …

Downtown Las Vegas Links

Photo: Bacardi Art Motel Links related to Downtown Las Vegas presented in somewhat random fashion: Downtown.vegas downtown.vegas – @DTLVAlliance COVID 19 Resources Where to visit Downtown Las Vegas Events Center Container Park Flickr Mormon Fort Writer’s Block, 519 South 6th Street, Suite 100 Mob Museum Speakeasy Quotes “I’ve been working to walk the walk and …

Convocation: A Vision for a Stronger U.S.-Mexico Partnership

Report Cover New report and video launch Register featuring former Ambassadors @Arturo_Sarukhan @EAnthonyWayne @mbasanez @AmbJamesRJones And Ambassadors @Martha_Barcena @USAmbMex https://twitter.com/USMexicoFound/status/1286708244191293441https://twitter.com/MexicoInstitute/status/1286002557274542082 New report: Convocation: A Vision for a Stronger U.S.-Mexico Partnershiphttps://www.wilsoncenter.org/publication/convocation-vision-stronger-us-mexico-partnershipPDF Questions Is there an audio version? Is there a version in Spanish? What’s next? Embedded Tweets BackgroundIn January 2020, the U.S.-Mexico Foundation and the Wilson …

Las Vegas Water Tour

Photo: Photo During 2020 Responsible Travel Week we are strolling and soundwalking our journey to the waterways of Las Vegas. Look for major updates to this page and links mentioned below. One of the most interesting case studies in water use, management, recreation and conservation … presenting headlines and resources for those interested in learning …

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. Honor Spirit Mountain The proposed …

Las Vegas’ Fremont Street

Photo A walk down Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas is a stroll through the ephemeral, the immediate now with buskers at established performing circles demand attention and offer varying qualities of music and photo opportunities. Contrasted to the rest of the southwest and rural Nevada, Fremont Street is loud. The canopy lights up at …

Life is Beautiful, Las Vegas

Image: Life is Beautiful Postponed until 2021 Life is Beautiful because of you. Thank you for your continued love and support. We’ll dance in the streets again soon. pic.twitter.com/8VQJd4pgTb — LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL (@lifeisbeautiful) April 21, 2020 Key Links lifeisbeautiful.com Facebook @lifeisbeautiful 2020 Message Dear Life is Beautiful Community, Nothing would make us happier than …

Vegas Radio

Photo: Downtown Tower Spotlight on radio (television without pictures) in Las Vegas: Recommended Listening State of Nevada Little Grass Shack The Las Vegas Sportsline Questions What are the most popular programs and stations? And on the FM Radio Dial 88.1 KCEP power88lv.com Events @power88vegas Facebook @kcepfm Power 88The Soul School station in Las Vegas since …

Favorite People and Places in Las Vegas

Photo: Wetlands Park Favorite places in Las Vegas? I have some faves, mostly family-friendly and inspired: RTC Bikeshare Clark County Wetlands Park Community Healing Garden Nuwu Cannabis Marketplace Neon Museum Old Fort Museum Clark County Museum Pinball Hall of Fame Fabulous Las Vegas Sign Vegas Vaquero Seven Magic Mountains Great Buns Bakery Tomato Test Garden …