Wild USA

Photo: NPS/Emily Hassell, Joshua Tree (Some rights reserved) Planeta.com is updating our guide to Wild USA – the country’s biodiversity, parks and protected areas, wildlife, and the opportunities conscious, local, Indigenous, and responsible travel. We spotlight ecotourism warts and all in this 20th anniversary of the International Year of Ecotourism. Relevant additions and suggestions are …

National Monument Links

Photo: Bureau of Land Management, Gold Butte Links related to national monuments presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesRather than visiting national parks, she took a monumental journey through New MexicoTrump can keep legal reasons for shrinking monuments secretTrump administration officials dismissed benefits of national monuments The inadvertently released documents show that department officials dismissed some …

Antiquities Act of 2018

Poster (Some rights reserved) Reading … Antiquities Act Of 2018 The America’s Natural Treasures of Immeasurable Quality Unite, Inspire, and Together Improve the Economies of States Act of 2018 would ensure that all national monuments remain as designated and that management plans for new monuments are developed within a two-year time frame. The act also …