Wild Mexico (México Silvestre)

Photo: Semarnat, Contacto con la naturaleza Planeta.com spotlights biodiversity and conservation in Mexico. This page collects relevant links and resources related to the parks and reserves, archaeological sites and world heritage sites across the country. Suggestions are welcome. 2020 Parks Government Agencies Wildlife Celebrations Planeta.com

Biodiversity 2020

Hashtags Biodiversity 2020 Hashtag: #biodiversity2020 Questions Are there ways to participate in this conversation? = ¿Hay formas de participar en esta conversación? = Existe-t-il des moyens de participer à cette conversation? Embedded Tweetshttps://twitter.com/GYBN_CBD/status/1260552508730011649https://twitter.com/clemetivier/status/1232692519374376960https://twitter.com/UNBiodiversity/status/1215121180853710848https://twitter.com/action4ifaw/status/1216390141566164992https://twitter.com/Nestor_Fdez/status/1280102005265051650 Elsewhere on the Weblearningfornature.org 2020 2021 Planeta

Sharks

Buzzwords Sharks (superorder Selachimorpha) are fish with a full cartilaginous skeleton and a highly streamlined body. Translating: SharksSpanish: TiburonesFrench: Requins Elsewhere on the WebAtlantic White Shark Conservancy Embedded Tweetshttps://twitter.com/brasildeovelhas/status/829029413840904197 MiscWhat’s older than sharks? Almost nothing. Sharks have been swimming in the ocean for more than 400 million years. They predate practically everything that has a …

15th Biodiversity COP (2021)

Poster Kunming, China is scheduled to host the 15th Biodiversity COP – cbd.int/meetings/COP-15 – with the theme “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth.” Delayed until the second quarter of 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2020, #SBSTTA, #Post2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests …

Flowers

Photo: Death Valley Flower = Seed-bearing part of a plant, consisting of reproductive organs (stamens and carpels) that are typically surrounded by a brightly colored corolla (petals) and a green calyx (sepals). QuotesEarth laughs in flowers.– Ralph Waldo Emerson Some people grumble because roses have thorns; I am thankful that the thorns have roses.– Alphonse …

Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network

Logo Elsewhere on the Web: Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network (GEOBON) Virtual conference this week: GEO BON Open Science Conference 2020. Hashtag: #osc2020 Key Linksgeobon.orgProjects2020 [email protected]_org Questions What are the conference hashtags? #osc2020 In what ways is the conference an example of open science and open access? For those who have not registered, …

Wildlife

Graphic:  Wildlife Wildlife includes all non-domesticated plants and animals. Species Spotlighthttps://www.planeta.com/alligatorshttps://www.planeta.com/birdshttps://www.planeta.com/duckshttps://www.planeta.com/penguinshttps://www.planeta.com/elephantshttps://www.planeta.com/elkhttps://www.planeta.com/giraffeshttps://www.planeta.com/rhinoshttps://www.planeta.com/whales Planeta.comhttps://www.planeta.com/wildozhttps://www.planeta.com/wildnzhttps://www.planeta.com/wild-usahttps://www.planeta.com/wild-oceanhttps://www.planeta.com/biodiversityhttps://www.planeta.com/naturehttps://www.planeta.com/wildlife-tourismhttps://www.planeta.com/wildlife-friendlier-fences

How can remote allies, friends, journalists, and others participate in #COP15?

Roofdog A request for the organizers of the 15th Biodiversity COP: Please show us communication strategies where remote participants can engage – listen, learn, and share relevant info. Translating: How can remote allies, friends, journalists, and others participate in #COP15?Spanish: ¿Cómo pueden los aliados, amigos, periodistas, y otras personas participar en forma lejana (remote participation) …

Insects

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg Enríquez, Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Insect = a small arthropod animal that has six legs and generally one or two pairs of wings EssayWhile most nature travelers do not go out of their way to inspect the insects, it would be a far less interesting world without ants, bees, butterflies and the host …

Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)

Logo Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) – ipbes.net – is the intergovernmental body which assesses the state of biodiversity and of the ecosystem services it provides to society, in response to requests from decision makers. Key Links ipbes.net Periscope Facebook YouTube Instagram @IPBES Podcast 🔊 @IPBES is pleased to announce the first-ever …