Snow Leopards

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library October 23 is Snow Leopard Day. Hashtag:  #SnowLeopardDay Committed to raising awareness for the plight of an iconic species, the twelve Asian countries that are home to the cat made the initial declaration in 2014. Twitter MomentSnow Leopard Day Red List Snow Leopard Trust: We do know that the threats to …

What is the value of wilderness?

Roofdog Translating: What is the value of wilderness and what does it take to protect it?Estonian: Mis on kõrbe väärtus ja mida on vaja selle kaitsmiseks?French: Quelle est la valeur de la nature sauvage et que faut-il pour la protéger?German: Was ist der Wert der Wildnis und was braucht es, um sie zu schützen?Spanish: ¿Cuál …

Wild Europe Links

Photo: Soomaa Links related to wild europe presented in a somewhat random fashion HeadlinesWalking holidays in Europe – Horizon – @paulbtravel @horizonguides‘Alarming’ extinction threat to Europe’s treeshttps://www.euronatur.org/english/news/new-hope-for-balkan-rivers-1http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-38462686http://home.bt.com/news/uk-news/four-crowned-regional-winners-of-woodland-trusts-tree-of-the-year-awards-11364122300003wilderness-and-the-european-long-distance-trails – @EUWilderness15 Local Food/Farmers Markets in the UK National Parks – @uknationalparksAlemania convierte 62 bases militares en reservas naturales – APThe economic value of England’s AONBs and National …

Wild Chile

Chile Flag Planeta.com features biodiversity, parks, and wildlife around the world. This page spotlights Chile. Chile made great strides in land and sea protections in 2017, expanding the country’s national park system by more than 3.3 million acres. ParksOfficial website: conaf.cl/noticias/parquesFacebook: FacebookTwitter: @conaf_minagriYouTub: YouTube https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/mar/19/chile-route-of-parks-beauty-patagonia Marine ParksChile designated several new #MPAs in 2017, adding a …

Wolves

Photo: Steve Jurvetson/Creative Commons Wolf = a wild carnivorous mammal of the dog family, living and hunting in packs. It is native to both Eurasia and North America, but has been widely exterminated. Question: How is ‘wolf’ and ‘wolves’ translated in other languages? = ¿Cómo se traducen ‘lobo’ y ‘lobos’ a otros idiomas? 2020 Webinars …

Wild Africa

Photo: lukas.b0, Giraffe Planeta.com launches this guide to Wild Africa – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about responsible travel and wildlife tourism in Africa? HeadlinesWhy Black Lives Don’t Matter in Kenya’s Colonial ‘Conservancies’ – …