Botanical Gardens

Buzzwords Botanical garden = garden where plants are grown for display to the public and often for scientific study Elsewhere on the Webbgci.org – Forum – @bgci [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@ANBG (Canberra) FacebookRed Sudamericana de Jardines Botánicos – VideosAsociación Mexicana de Jardines BotánicosArboretum Cholul Melbourne Sonica Botanica – soundcloud Embedded Tweets WikipediaBotanical garden Features Planeta.com

Post 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework

Photos: Grand Canyon National Park Spotlight on the Post 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework. Hashtag: #post2020 First draft debuts this month and documents goals and targets needed to bend the curve of biodiversity loss. Is there a way to stem the tide of species extinction? Line-by-line negotiations by government officials begin August 23. The global framework …

Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Monarch Butterflies Mexico – The country’s most visited protected area showcases a natural marvel and mark your calendar — butterfly season lasts from November to March. Sanctuaries in the states of Mexico and Michoacan open their tourist services to the public from November to March. These protected areas include Rosario, Chincua, Cerro …

Wild Australia

Hashtags Planeta.com spotlights Australia’s Wildlife, Biodiversity, Parks and Protected Areas. Twitter shorthand is hashtag: #WildOz Acoustic Labacousticobservatory.org Key Links: Parks AustraliaParks AustraliaNational [email protected]_Australia Recommended ListeningIf you’re not already listening to Off Track, make it part of your podcast playlist. Kudos to @jones_ann and @RadioNational. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or your favourite podcast app.#ABCWildOz YouTubehttp://www.abc.net.au/news/wildoz HeadlinesThe bushfires have devastated Australia’s …

Biodiversity 2021

Photo: Albert Straub, Great Barrier Reef Don’t wait for 2050 to start learning to live in harmony with nature now. Planeta.com’s Biodiversity 2021 is our curated reader featuring news, videos, and resources focusing on biodiversity connections in 2021. Hashtags: #biodiversity2021, #post2020 Questions What’s new? = ¿Qué hay de nuevo? = Quoi de neuf? Are there …

15th Biodiversity COP (2021)

Poster Kunming, China hosts 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 October 11-24, 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Hashtags: #COP15, #Biodiversity2021, #SBSTTA, #Post2020 Planeta.com is updating this guide to the event, making requests of the organizers and participants, …

Global Biodiversity Outlook 5

Report Cover Launch of Global Biodiversity Outlook 5 – cbd.int/gbo5 Global Biodiversity Outlook (GBO) is the flagship publication of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). It is a periodic report that summarizes the latest data on the status and trends of biodiversity and draws conclusions relevant to the further implementation of the Convention. GBO-5 provides …

Oaxaca Biodiversity

Photo: Puerto Escondido Spotlight on the biodiversity in Oaxaca, Mexico HeadlinesOaxaqueños luchan por salvar sus ecosistemas – Universal @christyjd__ Questions How is ‘biodiversity’ translated in Oaxaca’s Indigenous languages? = ¿Cómo se traduce ‘biodiversidad’ en las lenguas indígenas de Oaxaca? (Responses: Gi’ayegu (Zapoteco) What role does the Citizen Council for Biodiversity play? = ¿Qué papel juega …

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) …

Wild New Zealand

Hashtags Wildlife, biodiversity, and parks in New Zealand (Aotearoa) Hashtag: #WildNZ Questions Which government institutions and non-governmental groups are working toward environmental conservation? Ministry for the EnvironmentMotto: Aotearoa – he whenua mana kura mō te tangataMaking New Zealand Aotearoa the most liveable place in the [email protected]_news HeadlinesNew Zealand’s biodiversity is in crisis and so are …