Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness

Photo: Sherman Hogue, BLM, Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on the Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness in northwestern New Mexico. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/HsMaMB9H9K65JhbG7 BLM: The Bisti/De-Na-Zin Wilderness is a rolling landscape of badlands which offers some of the most unusual scenery found in the Four Corners Region. Time and natural elements have etched a fantasy world of strange …

Aotearoa New Zealand on the Social Web

Artwork What are your inspired, go-to online resources for Aotearoa New Zealand? Whether you’re a Kiwi or a friend of the island, share with us your recommendations that make the most of the social web. This presentation features snapshots from websites and social web channels and apps. We welcome your interaction — comments, questions, suggestions, …

Glacier National Park

Photo: Jacob W Frank, Snow shoes (Some rights reserved) With more than 700 miles (1,125km) of trails, Glacier National Park – nps.gov/glac – is a hiker’s paradise for adventurous visitors seeking wilderness and solitude. Hop on the Island Explorer! Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/9L4rMLYC3AEFdyoT8 Key Linksnps.gov/[email protected] HeadlinesNew superintendent hopes to bring cooperative approach to Glacier National ParkGlacier National …

Lake Mead Links

Photo: Ron Mader, I-11 (Some rights reserved) What would locals like others know about Lake Mead? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: ElsewhereWindfinder Callville BayClosed indefinitely March 24, 2022https://www.nps.gov/lake/planyourvisit/callville-bay.htmhttps://www.nps.gov/lake/learn/news/lakeconditions.htmhttps://callvillebay.com Rainbow Gardensohv.nv.govalltrails.com St Thomas 2021 Lake Mead’s low water level prompts feds to consider declaration of Colorado River water shortage Mead Slope Fault Recency …

Wild Colombia (Colombia Silvestre)

Photo: Luis Pérez, Parque Nacional Natural Tatamá (Some rights reserved) Planeta.com is updating our guide to Wild Colombia – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism, conscious, local, Indigenous, and responsible travel. Relevant additions and suggestions are welcome. Headlines¿A dónde ir para conocer los cuerpos de agua que caracterizan …

Mount Rainer

Photo: NPS, Lupine Meadow (Some rights reserved) Mount Rainier National Park encompasses 235,625 acres on the west-side of the Cascade Range, and is located about 100 kilometers (50 miles) southeast of the Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan area. Mount Rainier National Park is approximately 97 percent wilderness and 3 percent National Historic Landmark District and receives approximately 2 …

National Park Service (USA)

Logo Spotlight on the US National Park Service – nps.gov Key Linksnps.govNewsDOI NewsMultimedia SearchIntegrated Resource Management Applications (IRMA)[email protected] National Park [email protected] ThemesNPS Servicewide ThemesNPS Servicewide messaging calendar Questions Is there a calendar or agenda for upcoming videos and live presentations featured on the YouTube channel? HeadlinesNational parks director wants to increase tribal nations’ role in …

Cabo Pulmo National Park

Photo:, CONANP, Arrecifes coralinos Mexico – Cabo Pulmo is a national marine park on the east coast of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, Pulmo Point to Los Frailes Cape, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) north of Cabo San Lucas. Google Mapsg.page/BUCEOPULMO The coral reef in Cabo Pulmo Bay is one of the few reef areas in the …

Parks Links

Photo: Kyle Sullivan/BLM, Alabama Hills (Public domain) What would insiders like others know about parks and protected areass? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesProtected areas have a mixed impact on waterbirds, but management helps – NatureProtected area connectivity: Shortfalls in global targets and country-level priorities – Science DirectWalk on the Wild Side: …

Dog Park

Photo: Jake and Zoe (Some rights reserved) Dog Park = Park for dogs to exercise, socialize, and play off-leash in a controlled environment under the supervision of their owners HeadlinesThe politics of the dog park – BloombergHow Dog Parks Took Over the Urban Landscapepark Recommended ListeningThe healing power of dogs – Kate Leaver (@kateileaver) became …