Olympic National Park

Photo: Ken Lund, Lake Crescent Olympic National Park is located in the state of Washington, on the Olympic Peninsula. The park has four basic regions: the Pacific coastline, alpine areas, the west side temperate rainforest and the forests of the drier east side. U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt originally created Mount Olympus National Monument on March …

March for our Lives

The March for Our Lives (Spanish: Marcha por Nuestras Vidas) is a planned demonstration, scheduled to take place on March 24, 2018, in Washington, D.C. and throughout the United States. Student organizers are planning the march in collaboration with the nonprofit organization Everytown for Gun Safety, following the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, reported by …

Walkout

Buzzwords Walkout = A sudden angry departure, especially as a protest or strike Hashtag: #NationalWalkoutDay Headlines https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/14/us/school-walkout.html http://nymag.com/selectall/2018/03/best-pictures-from-national-school-walkout-day-on-twitter.html https://www.app.com/story/news/education/2018/03/14/national-school-walkout-communications-high-school-parkland/424396002/ Twitter Moment Students stage national walkout to protest gun violence Planeta.com Walk Walkabout

SXSW 2018: Mexico Connections

The Austin-Mexico connection is strong  and one of our favorite features from SxSW are the panels and forums focusing on Mexico March 8-14. The mission of Casa Mexico SXSW is to display Mexico’s status as a global leader in technology, entrepreneurship and innovation, as well as a modern country with a vast and diverse culture …

Lake Powell

Nature Bingo Lake Powell is a reservoir on the Colorado River, straddling the border between Utah and Arizona (most of it, along with Rainbow Bridge, is in Utah). It is a major vacation spot that around two million people visit every year. It is the second largest fabricated reservoir by maximum water capacity in the …

Amana Colonies

Photo: Dave T Bear, Flower cart Spotlight on Iowa’s Amana Colonies Google Maps g.page/amanacolonies Key Links amanacolonies.com Colony Inn Restaurant Vineyards Elsewhere on the Web Zubers (started by Bill Zuber, baseball player) Photos Planeta.com Iowa Iowa Links USA

Keystone Policy Center

Keystone Policy Center – https://www.keystone.org – is a trusted non-profit organization founded in 1975 to drive actionable, shared solutions to contentious agriculture, environment, energy, education, and public health issues. Keystone is recognized by public, private, and civic-sector leaders throughout the United States for independent, collaborative problem-solving approaches that offer a proven blueprint for progress and …

Sustainable Sources

Logo Sustainable Sources was founded in 1994 by Bill Christensen as a means to spread information about green building and related fields in an efficient, inexpensive way over the then-new world wide web. Our many years of work on the internet can be a tremendous advantage to you – we routinely clean up confusing and …

Fayetteville, Arkansas

Fayetteville is the third-largest city in Arkansas and county seat of Washington County. The city is centrally located within the county and has been home of the University of Arkansas since the institution’s founding in 1871. Key Links https://www.fayetteville-ar.gov http://www.experiencefayetteville.com TripAdvisor Wikipedia Fayetteville Planeta.com Arkansas