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Ecohack

EcoHack is a global event, with simultaneous hackathons in Sydney, Nairobi, New York City, Madrid, Cambridge, U.K, Washington, D.C and San Francisco. From the start in Sydney until the end in San Francisco, this hackathon will run for nearly 50 … Continue reading

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Challenges for the World Parks Congress

Sydney, Australia – This week the 6th IUCN World Parks Congress will be held at the Sydney Olympic Park November 12-19. How to evaluate the 2014 World Parks Congress? More than a year ago I developed a series of goals … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism and Parks

November 5, 2014 is Responsible Tourism Day and Planeta.com hosts a 1-hour conversation via a Google+ hangout and streamed live on YouTube Wednesday, November 5 from 10-11am PDT 10am Las Vegas, 1pm Miami, 8pm Tallinn We ask a lot of … Continue reading

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October 29: Four Keys to Enhancing Protected Area Manager Performance

This Week’s Hangout/Webinar: Oct 29 Four Keys to Enhancing Protected Area Manager Performance Planeta Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/parks http://planeta.wikispaces.com/tapas

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Koedoe Hangout

Hangout with us on October 22 as we discuss the publication of the new Koedoe issue on Tourism and Protected Areas. The conversation takes place on Google+. Some background: Tourism and visitation is a dominant commercial use of protected areas, … Continue reading

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Caribbean Parks and Tourism Hangout

On Thursday October 16 we are holding a lively conversation about parks and tourism in the Caribbean. Invited guests are regional experts and we will be taking your questions. Talking points — Status of parks and tourism in the Caribbean. … Continue reading

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Founder’s Day for National Parks in the USA

Happy Birthday! Two year countdown until the BIG party that celebrates the centennial of national parks in the USA. Today (August 25) is Founder’s Day, a good opportunity to learn about the US conservation movement and bonus (!) free entrance to … Continue reading

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