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Get Outdoors Nevada

Kudos to the organizers of this weekend’s Get Outdoors Nevada celebration at Sunset Park in Las Vegas. So many good people, such a a fun, family-friendly event at a beautiful city park with great viewing of the incoming and outgoing … Continue reading

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Who are the global leaders in clean energy? #nces8

After the jolt of hope that is the #NCES8, there’s everything to celebrate today with Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas. Livestreaming video RN Highlights included Senator Reed’s low-key and confident assessments throughout the proceedings. Clear-stated and confident, his presence was that … Continue reading

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Hanging out in Flagstaff. Reflections from the Native Innovation Conference #nativeinnovate

I am very pleased to have participated in the Native Innovation Educational Technology Conference (June 11-13 in Flagstaff, Arizona) where I led interactive workshops focusing on using Google hangouts, Periscope and other livestreaming video options AND connecting these video chats … Continue reading

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The rare confluence of eco interest in the Sunday papers

The rare confluence of eco interest in the Sunday papers. Top of the fold environmental stories appear in today’s Review Journal and Sun. Hashtags #BasinAndRange and #SageGrouse Links reviewjournal lasvegassun Wiki basin and range sage grouse nevada wild

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National Park Week in the USA April 18-26 #findyourpark

The US National Park Service hosts National Parks Week April 18-26 and Planeta.com invites readers and editors to contribute tips and suggestions for visiting and protecting the wilderness areas and historical landmarks. Updates will be made throughout the week on … Continue reading

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Responsible Local Travel in the USA #localtravelusa

Source: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/localtravelusa Announcement: Starting in May Planeta.com and GetLocalFlavor.com host a national conversation taking inventory of where the USA stands in terms of responsible travel / Indigenous tourism / ecotourism / agritourism / sustainable travel and what we would like to see … Continue reading

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Nevada’s Governor’s Conference on Tourism Opens Today #NVGovCon

December 4, Sparks, Nevada – Nevada’s Governor’s Conference on Tourism begins today in lovely Sparks. The event is being communicated via Facebook and through the Twitter hashtag #NVGovCon Friends we follow on Twitter include Nevada Magazine Travel Nevada Nevada Tourism PR Questions for conference participants: … Continue reading

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