CNREP 2016

Environmental Economics

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Staycation 2016

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The summer holidays are almost upon us in Britain, and also in other parts of Europe and people may, at present consider as to whether – if they have not booked already – to spend their money to go abroad or to rather vacation at home.

2016 143

Buy Nothing Day 2016

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) On Friday, November 25, 2016, the day the American's trend to call “Black Friday” and which we have, it would appear, begun to do so as well, we are celebrating – for lack of a better word – Buy Nothing Day, a 24 hour moratorium on consumer spending.

2016 174

Top ten birds for 2016

10,000 Birds

White-breasted Dipper has to be my number one bird for 2016 and it is quite simply a beautiful little bird that we had never observed in the UK! So, that is my top ten for 2016 and I hope that you all had some great times birding this past year. Birding 2016 best bird Top 10

2016 194

National Tree Week 2016

Green (Living) Review

National Tree Week has an added resonance this year as 2016 is the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, the famous landscape architect who transformed views from so many of our best loved country estates, parks and gardens.

2016 149

National Vegetarian Week 2016

Green (Living) Review

National Vegetarian Week 16-22 May 2016 National Vegetarian Week 2016 runs from 16-24 May – now in its 24th year this celebration of all things veggie is a great time to talk about food, traditions and those special dishes.

2016 137

Solabaration! 2016

Indigenize

Folks along the Front Range of Colorado, come drive the cold winter away tonight with dance, song, story, cheer, xtreme juggling, a mummers’ play and more. All ages are welcome. I’m honored to be one of the three dance callers. Click on the sun for info. Save Save SaveFiled under: Announcements, Arts, Dance Tagged: Colorado, […]. Announcements Arts Dance Colorado contra dance Solabration winter solstice

2016 100

Combined Beat list for 2016

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Should the fancy take you, you could call up a 10,000 Birds life list (from 2016 onwards. 22 Jan 2016. 08 Jan 2016. 01 Jan 2016. 22 Jan 2016. 22 Jan 2016. 01 Jan 2016. 05 Mar 2016. 01 Jan 2016. 01 Jan 2016. 08 Jan 2016. 03 Jan 2016. 03 Jan 2016. 15 Jan 2016. 03 Jan 2016. 01 Jan 2016. 02 Jan 2016. 29 Jan 2016. 05 Jan 2016. 05 Jan 2016. 05 Mar 2016.

2016 134

SAC in 2016

Indigenize

The following is reblogged from the Society for the Anthropology of Consciousness’ Open Access blog. It was a great honor to serve as their Keynote speaker.

2016 130

Some benefit-cost analysis at #IIFET 2016

Environmental Economics

Source: Dale Squires et al., "Cost-benefit analysis of unilateral conservation of a transboundary bycatch resource," IIFET 2016

2016 130

Wood at Architect@Work London 2016

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) This year's London ARCHITECT@WORK had chosen wood as its theme. To honor this beautiful material, London's SCIN GALLERY, Materials Library and Resource, presented a collection of wood curiosities called Growth Rings.

2016 143

2016—Year of the Cat?

The Alien Next Door

“ Do I contradict myself? Very well, I contradict myself. I am large, I contain multitudes.”—Walt

2016 201

Europe’s 6 best ‘green’ classical music festivals in summer 2016

Green Traveler Guides

All Austria Europe Finland France Germany Grafenegg Graz Kuhmo Lake Chiemsee Ljubljana Pays de la Meije Slovenia best classical music festivals in Europe 2016 Festival Europe 2016 by Frank Kuznik Festival Messiaen 2016 Grafenegg Festival 2016 Herrenchiemsee Festival 2016 Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival 2016 Ljubljana Festival 2016 Styriarte 2016

2016 100

Combined Beats’ List – July 2016

10,000 Birds

Should the fancy take you, you could call up a 10,000 Birds life list (from 2016 onwards. 29 Jan 2016. 09 Jan 2016. 17 Mar 2016. 20 Feb 2016. 28 May 2016. 22 Jan 2016. 08 Jan 2016. 01 Jan 2016. 22 Jan 2016. 10 Feb 2016.

2016 130

Green bliss: BaliSpirit Festival 2016

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Now in its ninth year, the BaliSpirit Festival (March 29-April 3, 2016) is considered one of the world’s top yoga, dance and live music experiences. Asia Bali Indonesia Ubud Bali green festival BaliSpirit Festival 2016 best yoga festival best yoga festival in 2016 Green Travel News

2016 100

Highlights from the 2016 Arenal, Costa Rica Christmas Count

10,000 Birds

But enough of that, now for some highlights from the first count of the season in Costa Rica, the 2016 Arenal Christmas Count !: The Christmas Count season has begun! For us birders who partake, this is a big deal.

Chefs predict green menu trends for 2016

Green Traveler Guides

Green Travel News Xtras dining trends 2016 food trends 2016 green travel trends| Green Travel News | Next year’s restaurant menus will be getting greener.

2016 209

Decoy: Cabernet Sauvignon (2016)

10,000 Birds

Their 2016 Cabernet Sauvignon is a blend of several red wine grape varieties, principally Cabernet Sauvignon, with some Merlot, Petit Verdot, Petite Sirah, and Cabernet Franc. Decoy: Cabernet Sauvignon (2016). The post Decoy: Cabernet Sauvignon (2016) appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

2016 145

Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of November 2016)

10,000 Birds

Little things, you may have heard, mean a lot. Montgomery wrote that it’s dreadful what little things lead people to misunderstand each other.

2016 222

12 tips for sustainable travel in 2016

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | It’s never too late to add this New Year’s resolution: travel sustainably. For most of us, the beginning of a new year inspires plans for a bigger adventure than the year before. A place more diverse, more thrilling (or relaxing!), more exotic.

2016 195

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of November 2016)

10,000 Birds

Will 2016 never end? While Americans gear up for the face-stuffing family time that is Thanksgiving the rest of the world looks on in horror as the Trump administration starts to take shape. Will you survive Thanksgiving with your politically opposite family?

2016 190

Combined Beats List – June 2016

10,000 Birds

Should the fancy take you, you could call up a 10,000 Birds life list (from 2016 onwards (backdating has not been ruled out, but logistics make it unlikely) for a particular location or simply study the rest of the checklist from which the link was chosen. 27 Jun 2016. 26 Jun 2016. 26 Jun 2016. 23 Jun 2016. 17 Jun 2016. 11 Jun 2016. 11 Jun 2016. 11 Jun 2016. 04 Jun 2016. 04 Jun 2016. 03 Jun 2016. 03 Jun 2016.

2016 100

Combined Beats’ List, May 2016

10,000 Birds

Should the fancy take you, you could call up a 10,000 Birds life list (from 2016 onwards. 25 May 2016. 25 May 2016. 25 May 2016. 25 May 2016. 25 May 2016. 25 May 2016. 25 May 2016. 24 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016. 22 May 2016.

2016 100

Pat’s Top Ten Bird Species from Costa Rica, 2016

10,000 Birds

Now for my top ten species identified by moi over the course of 2016 and not in any real order: 1 Jabiru. A calling bird through the scope at Hitoy Cerere was a wonderful one for 2016. Birding 2016 best bird Top 10

2016 130

First Phoebe of 2016

10,000 Birds

I saw my first migratory Eastern Phoebe of 2016 on 18 March at Kissena Park, thus kicking off spring for myself two days early. As I have for the last several years, I will now ask the same question of midwesterners and northeasterners that I ask every year: When did you see your first Eastern Phoebe of 2016? Below are my first dates for the last ten years if you are really interested in such things… 2016 – 18 March.

2016 105

Natural & Organic Awards Europe 2016: winners announced

Green (Living) Review

The winners of the coveted Natural & Organic Awards Europe 2016 were announced yesterday (Monday 18 April) at the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show; which took place at ExCeL London. The 2016 presenter was leading business woman and BBC Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden.

2016 110

Terredora Dipaolo: Aglianico Campania (2016)

10,000 Birds

Less identifiable is the bird, but this ambiguity takes nothing away from the charm of the wonderful composition of the image, which adorns the bottle of our wine this week: a 2016 Aglianico from Campania by Terredora DiPaolo. Terredora Dipaolo: Aglianico Campania (2016).

2016 143

Natural & Organic Products Europe to showcase record number of organic products for 2016

Green (Living) Review

Close to half of the 650 companies exhibiting at the 2016 event, taking place at ExCeL London on 17-18 April, have announced that they will be promoting certified organic products – including a record number of Soil Association symbol holders.

2016 163

Natural & Organic Products Europe 2016 marks best ever show with 10% increase in attendees

Green (Living) Review

Thanks to a 10% increase in attendees for 2016, the 20th anniversary edition played host to the biggest trade showcase (and celebration) of the natural and organic industry that the UK has ever seen. I have been attending the show for 15 years, and the 2016 show was excellent.

2016 163

Where Are You Birding This First Weekend of November 2016?

10,000 Birds

Enjoy this last weekend before Election Day 2016… who knows where any of us will be birding next weekend!

2016 158

The 2016 Presidential Election: Psychic Prediction. {Video}

Elephant Journal

Before you shake your head and discount what you haven't heard yet, just listen.

2016 83

Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of October 2016?

10,000 Birds

Leaf peeping carries a special connotation for those of us more interested in what is flying amidst the foliage. But many parts of the northern temperate zones have attained the height of autumnal splendor just in time for the weekend.

2016 187

Ten Tips to bring Chaos into Balance after 2016 made us World-Weary.

Elephant Journal

Has 2016 been a h*ll of a ride or what? Enlightened Society Right Livelihood current events election 2016 politics Standing Rock Syria world-weary

2016 100

Wrapping up a very good 2016

10,000 Birds

In an effort to look back on the year, I have added, and deleted, written and scratched off, a list of birds that would represent my “Best Ten Birds” of 2016. As the year begins to wind down, I have taken to a bit of reminiscing.

2016 130

Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of September 2016?

10,000 Birds

At last, all around the world, people are noticing how interesting life is becoming. September has always been busy for students and their extended support networks, but running parallel to the course of school and activities is a gradual unfolding of one season into another.

2016 187

Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of October 2016)

10,000 Birds

At least one weekend a year, bats–particularly the vampiric kind–command more attention than birds, at least from most people. Nature lovers, on the other hand, find time for wildlife watching every weekend.

2016 182

Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of October 2016)

10,000 Birds

Another weekend, another opportunity to regret not spending enough time outdoors. Anyone out there know how that feels? Between work and weather, I didn’t see much this weekend, but my kids and I spotted a mesmerizing flock of European Starlings wheeling about in intricate formations.

2016 182

Where Are You Birding This Fourth Weekend of October 2016?

10,000 Birds

In every temperate zone comes a moment in spring and a similar one in fall when, all of a sudden, POOF… like magic, the migrants are gone. Maybe you live somewhere reliable for rarities, in which case that unfortunate time may not fall for some time yet.

2016 182

Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of December 2016?

10,000 Birds

So you still have time to add species you missed at the beginning of the year to your 2016 list. Mid-December is an interesting time for birding, insofar as winter (or summer, in the Southern Hemisphere) species precede the official arrival of the season.

2016 151

Best Bird of the Weekend (First of November 2016)

10,000 Birds

We may not see as many 2016 species as Arjan Dwarshuis ( epic! ), but happiness is a journey, not a destination, right? This calendar year is slipping away, but we still have plenty of time before the ball drops on December 31 to add more birds to our respective lists.

2016 154

Where Are You Birding This Final Weekend of October 2016?

10,000 Birds

Without pointing to specifics, it is safe to say that the world seems pretty scary right now, particularly for those of us concerned with protecting nature and endangered animals and ecosystems. Good thing Halloween has arrived to replace real fears with pretend ones.

2016 176

Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of October 2016)

10,000 Birds

This time of year seems full of surprises, often good ones. I was surprised the weather was gorgeous in my area, notorious for early freezes. I was surprised lots of birds that might have left weeks ago were still hanging around.

2016 176

Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of October 2016)

10,000 Birds

One downside to birding in autumn– certainly not the only one –is how almost everything you see heading south is something you caught earlier in the year heading north. Another downside is how drab many of these migrants are relative to their spring appearances.

2016 176