Recycling Links

Photo Links related to recycling presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThe Recycling Myth – ReutersSuper Recycle event postponed due to pandemic, will be scheduled later in 2021How to recycle your old electronics and batteriesRecycling wrapping paper? Gift bags? Here’s what holiday packaging can go in blue bins. – USA TodayHow To Make Sure Your Recycling …

Freya Higgins-Desbiolles

Twitter Avatar One of our most appreciated voices articulating the need for responsible and sustainable tourism that benefits locals and visitors: Freya Higgins-Desbiolles Key LinksThe ConversationAcademia.eduTourism Alert and Action [email protected] FeaturesEnjoy them while you can? The ecotourism challenge facing Australia’s favourite islandsHas tourism had its day?The “war over tourism”: challenges to sustainable tourism in the tourism …

World Heritage Committee

Elsewhere on the Web The World Heritage Committee – whc.unesco.org/en/committee – meets once a year, and consists of representatives from 21 of the States Parties to the Convention elected by their General Assembly. At its first session, the Committee adopted its Rules of Procedure of the World Heritage Committee. The Committee is responsible for the …

Fish Links

Photo Links related to fish BuzzwordsCatch of the daysCodEndless ShrimpFishFishmongerHalibutShrimp HeadlinesThe Truth About Farmed Salmon Vs. Wild SalmonThis is the worst part of salmon you can buy Elsewheresitkasalmonshares.com – Facebook CuttlefishWikipedia Fish Stocking WikipediaFishCodHalibutOrange roughySablefish (Black Cod)Swordfish Celebrations Planeta.com

Mexico City Links

Escudo Ciudad de México Links related to Mexico City presented in somewhat random order: HeadlinesWhat It’s Like to Visit Mexico City Now – BloombergLa calle de Corregidora y su hermoso pasado lacustre – MXCityMexico City: a virtual tour through film, music, books, food and artEstas son las 5 heladerías más antiguas y tradicionales de la …

Snopes

Logo Snopes – snopes.com Key Linkssnopes.comsnopes staff FeaturesDoes Border Wall Construction Threaten Native American Burial Sites?Does Facebook ‘Write Off’ Your Birthday Donations?Was Snopes.com ‘BUSTED’ for Our CEO’s Ties to George Soros? Recommended ListeningFact checking OMG – Late Night Live – In the age of spin, deep fakes and stories going viral on the internet, it …

Venice Links

Venice flag What would locals like visitors to know about Venice, Italy? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Videos Italy’s “Floating City” is sinking under its sea level and the weight of mass tourism. Now residents of Venice are fighting to save its soul before it vanishes, as Samantha Hawley reports. Hopes for …

COVID19 Parks

Photo: Zion National Park Spotlight on the impact of COVID19 on parks and protected areas. HeadlinesSpending time in nature has always been important, but now it’s an essential part of coping with the pandemic – @envirohistoryNZNational park visitors surge as Covid-19 pandemic restrictions wane – CNNThe Pandemic Has Undone National Parks in South Africa – …

Latin America Links

Photo: Ma’atsy What would locals like others to know about Latin America? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesA look at the Latin American informal economy [email protected]@[email protected] ElsewhereAsociación de Editoriales Universitarias de América Latina y el Caribe Americas Society/Council of the AmericasForum for dialogue on the politics, economics, and culture of Latin America …

World Heritage Links

Links related to world heritage presented in a somewhat random fashion: World Heritage [email protected]_Watch 2018 Reporthttp://world-heritage-watch.de/content/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/2018-Report-WHW.pdf 2019 Reporthttps://www.thehagueuniversity.com/about-thuas/thuas-today/events-and-activities/details/2019/03/18/default-calendar/culture-under-fire-the-ground-breaking-report-on-the-relationship-between-armed-non-state-actors-and-the-protection-of-cultural-heritage Planeta.com