Global Warming

Buzzwords Global Warming = a gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth’s atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, chlorofluorocarbons, and other pollutants Embedded Tweets January 2020 was Earth's warmest on record đŸŒŽđŸ”„ January 2020 was the planet's hottest January in the NOAA global temperature dataset …

Cryptoconservation

Buzzwords The IUCN and the Swiss PORINI Foundation are developing a Green List Standard Token (GLS) to help link credible evaluation and verification of conservation success to a financing mechanism. Hashtag: #cryptoconservation The system uses the Green List Standard, a global benchmark to improve nature conservation and biodiversity in protected areas. To keep track of the global …

Wayfinding

Buzzwords Wayfinding = All of the ways in which we orient ourselves in physical space and navigate from place to place Recommended Listening walk-this-way – Today, signage and other queues to help you find your way come from the field of environmental graphic design, or “wayfinding.” Chances are that any signs in an airport, in a hospital, or …

Restoration

Photo: James Marvin Phelps Restoration =  action of returning something to a former owner, place, or condition Headlines Burn recovery: Once a Nevada wildfire gets extinguished, land restoration begins – Las Vegas Sun Embedded Tweets Found some old cast iron cookware in a local antiques shop and so had the chance to do a bit …

Best Practice

Best Practice = commercial or professional procedures that are accepted or prescribed as being correct or most effective. Examples, please of optimal experiences Conferences: NetHui Remember that you can read all the sessions' collaborative notes from @NetHuiNZ 2017 – click on the programme's links at https://t.co/UFknTbiRTG. And you can watch recordings of the sessions, too! …

Sagebrush

Poster Sagebrush is the common name of several woody and herbaceous species of plants in the genus Artemisia. The best known sagebrush is the shrub Artemisia tridentata. Sagebrushes are native to the North American west. – Wikipedia Planeta.com Nevada Sagebrush Ecosystem Program North America