Livestreaming Now: Royal Cam from Taiaroa Head/Pukekura

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Royal Albatross New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Royal Cam streams live from the northern royal albatross colony at Taiaroa Head near Dunedin, Otago. This the fifth season the Department of Conversation has a webcam beside an albatross nest in the colony on Otago Peninsula. Royalcam features highlights and a forum for questions. Department of …

National Monument Links

Photo: Bureau of Land Management, Gold Butte Links related to national monuments presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesTrump can keep legal reasons for shrinking monuments secret Trump administration officials dismissed benefits of national monuments The inadvertently released documents show that department officials dismissed some evidence that contradicted the administration’s push to revise national monument designations, …

World Wildlife Day 2021

Photo: BLM Alaska, Brown Bear World Wildlife Day takes place each year on March 3 and focuses global attention on the protection of biodiversity and wildlife. Hashtags: #WorldWildlifeDay, #DíaDeLaVidaSilvestre World Wildlife Day is celebrated on March 3rd, the date that the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) was …

Pollinators

Buzzwords Pollinator = A pollinator is an animal that moves pollen from the male anther of a flower to the female stigma of a flower Also see: pollenizer, a plant that is a source of pollen for the pollination process Pollinator Week is Mon, Jun 22 – Sun, Jun 28, 2020pollinator.org Embedded Tweets WikipediaPollinator Planeta.com

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)

Logo CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) – cites.org – is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival. Key Linkscites.orgTrade [email protected] Embedded Tweets Background Widespread information nowadays about the …

Elephants Links

Photo: Brian Ralphs Links related to elephants presented in somewhat random fashion: FlickrDon’t think of an elephant Flickr GroupsAddo Elephant National ParkElephants, Rhinos, Giraffes & HipposElephants [email protected]@[email protected]@cynthiaord In the Presence of Elephants and Whales – Katy Payne is a renowned acoustic biologist with a Quaker sensibility. And she’s found her astonishment in listening to two …

Birding

Image: Biodiversity Heritage Library Birding = the observation of birds in their natural habitats as a hobby Questions What are the latest studies, reports, and videos regarding birding? How has the birding community changed in the past 20 years? What are your favorite birding apps, books, Facebook pages/groups and other digital and analog resources? Elsewhere …

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.com