New Field Guide: Central America

10,000 Birds

Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama make up Central America. Obviously, many (nearly all) of those birds exist outside that relatively small geographic area, up in to North America and down into South America.

Birds of Central America: A Field Guide Review

10,000 Birds

It actually makes a lot of sense, the geographic features of the isthmus between North America (including Mexico, because Mexico is part of North America) and South America cut across political lines, as do birds. Some features to consider: Birds of Central America is a big book.

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Where America dreams of/goes birding?

10,000 Birds

Not surprisingly, ten of these 19 countries are in the Americas, but what does surprise me, there are just 4 in Africa and just 1 in Asia (2 if you count Indonesia). The post Where America dreams of/goes birding? I had no intention of making a questionnaire or analysing the results.

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After America.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Inspiring (Wow) WAYLON: Editor's Picks Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today america Democracy empire Security Council United NationsThe American empire is in decline.

"Here's what it could cost for America to buy Greenland"

Environmental Economics

If history is any guide, the autonomous Danish territory is worth at least $1 billion. In 1946, the United States offered Denmark $100 million in gold to buy Greenland, according to documents in the US National Archives. That's equivalent to $1.3 billion today, taking inflation into account.

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WPAs: America’s Duck Factories

10,000 Birds

The potholes and associated grasslands create North America’s most productive habitat for breeding waterfowl, making it an area of global significance for Mallards , Northern Pintails , Blue-winged Teals , Gadwalls , Northern Shovelers , and others. Jason A.

America’s top 10 sweatiest cities

Green Traveler Guides

” These places are not merely the hottest, they’re also where the most heat gets trapped in the summer months, which contributes to overall ickyness and […] America’s top 10 sweatiest cities is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. California Charlotte Dallas District of Columbia Florida Houston Los Angeles Miami North America North Carolina Orlando Raleigh San Diego Tampa Texas The Americas United States 10 sweatiest cities in U.S.

The Most Dangerous Thing in America Today.

Elephant Journal

This attitude is the most dangerous thing in America today. Enlightened Society Equal Rights Inspiring (Wow) WAYLON: Today Only acceptance america black lives matter colin kaepernick dangerous football mindful speech Nike protest respectThe election was polarizing to say the least.

Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Northern Central America: A Book Review

10,000 Birds

The Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Northern Central America by Jesse Fagan and Oliver Komar, illustrated by Robert Dean and Peter Burke, does just that. Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Northern Central America covers 827 species, including resident, migratory, and common vagrant birds.

God Bless America

Environmental Economics

oil and gas production is evolving so rapidly — and demand is dropping so quickly — that in just five years the U.S. could no longer need to buy oil from any source but Canada, according to Citigroup's global head of commodities research. Citigroup's Edward Morse, in a new report, projects a dramatic reshaping of the global energy industry, where the U.S., in a matter of years, becomes an exporter of energy, instead of one of the biggest importers.

Anderson Valley: ‘bahl hornin’ in America’s greenest wine country

Green Traveler Guides

Anderson Valley: ‘bahl hornin’ in America’s greenest wine country is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. All Anderson Valley California Mendocino North America The Americas United States Boonville Green Wine Country Navarro Philo Reuters Yorkville | Mendocino Green Wine | In northern California you’re never far from wine country.

Rural America, I am Sorry.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Enlightened Society Non New-Agey Spirituality 2016 election Borat city slicker rural AmericaI see that you care about your community and this country. I see that there is love all around you. Maybe we have a few differences, but.

Peterson Reference Guide to Sparrows of North America: A Review by a Sparrow Fan

10,000 Birds

So, I was very excited when I heard that Rick Wright was writing a book about sparrows, the first treatment of North American sparrows since 2001, possibly the first book about sparrows of North America, depending on your definition of that geographic area. They’re all birds of North America!

Captain Mexico America

Elephant Journal

“Tony, you’re Captain America,” a friend rejoiced. Locked in editing my recent short film, ¡Viva la Revolución!, he’s privied to my emotional presence daily. Because you’re a principled m *r.” Another buddy, struggling with a personal issue, said, “Having a conversation with you is like talking with Tony Robbins and Oprah!” I picked up my producing […].

Taking America Backward Again.

Elephant Journal

We have, at our helm, a hateful and ignorant man who is not worthy of this democracy. I say this with no ill will, or hate. I do not enjoy saying this—I would be first in line to support anything kind or fair that would come out of today’s White House. But say this we […].

Raptors of Mexico and Central America: A Book Review

10,000 Birds

Raptors of Mexico and Central America by William S. This is the first identification guide that I know of that covers Mexico (technically North America but rarely included in North American raptor guides) and Central America. Raptors of Mexico and Central America.

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Decorating America’s Favorite Climbing Spots

Wend Magazine

Artist and climber, Doug Lloyd, has a distinct vision to pair expressive imagery with the prominent rock features of America’s most respected climbing sites.

TripAdvisor’s Green Leaders now in Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, Caribbean

Green Traveler Guides

The program, which ranks hotels and B&Bs on their eco-friendly features, encompasses more than 8,000 properties in 67 countries (including 170 new entrants in Australia and New Zealand)—making it […] TripAdvisor’s Green Leaders now in Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, Caribbean is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

America Passes the Imperial Baton.

Elephant Journal

America is locked into a social and bureaucratic complexity and imperial overreach that is hard to undo. But life after empire will likely be better.

Sibley’s Raptors of North America Poster

10,000 Birds

Do you know your raptors but wish that you had an easy reference for all the raptors of North America? Never fear, David Allen Sibley has done it again with the release by Scott & Nix of Sibley’s Raptors of North America poster.*

Hoatzins invaded South America from Africa … by raft

10,000 Birds

Birds africa Folivore fossils South America taxonomy and systematicsWe humans have a very deep and powerful urge to assemble individual data points into some sort of larger construct — to label and categorize them and understand how they relate to other things we know.

This is how we will Save America.

Elephant Journal

Editor's Picks Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Non New-Agey Spirituality donald trump election 2016 god hillary clinton make america great again save america who should i vote forI don’t have the answers, but I do know that it is a better bet to not rely on.

America the Beautiful. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) america freedom history immigration multicultural patriotismwe are buried underneath the blood of the slaves how do we forgive ourselves?

The Ten Creepiest Spiders of North America

Nature Conservancy - Science

Bradley, author of Common Spiders of North America , is one of many professional and novice arachnologists in the country studying the planet’s eight-legged critters and working to dispel popular myths. It was the first new family of spiders to be added to North America since 1890. “It’s

Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America and of Northeastern North America: A Review of Two Field Guides

10,000 Birds

You can blame the nice people at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, who took it upon themselves to send me a review copy of the Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America by Seabrooke Leckie and David Beadle. There are over 11,000 species of moths in North America.

Take A Seat: Sharing a Ride Across America

Wend Magazine

Called Take A Seat: Sharing a ride across America , the project follows a bicycle journey from Los Angeles to New York City. Related posts: The Joy Trip Project: Biking America for (and with) People with Disabilities.

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Green (Living) Review

– Press Release – There will soon be exciting new options for gardeners, as Corona Tools, America’s leading tool innovator, launches its premium gardening tools in the UK.

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America's new found beverage love. Water

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It was not all that long ago that America had a serious love affair with all things soda. bottled water smartwater water America vitaminwater tap water

The Most Eco-friendly Places to Live in America

Living Green & Saving Energy

America may be trailing behind most of the rest of the world in its efforts to become more ecologically-friendly, but the good news is that change is most definitely happening, perhaps not on a nationwide level, but on a local level with some places in America doing it for themselves.

Review: Petrels, Albatrosses & Storm-Petrels of North America

10,000 Birds

Reviews Albatrosses and Storm-petrels of North America petrels seabirds tubenosesI’ve spent the odd hour sea-watching from both land and sea.

10 Amazing Food Co-ops Across America

Green (Living) Review

Cooperatively owned grocery stores exist all over the country. Some have thousands of members and have been around since the 1970s, and some opened within the past few years to serve communities with unusual needs.

Are Latin America’s Protected Areas Effective at Conserving Nature?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Protected areas are the single most important conservation strategy in the world, and Latin America has the most land within protected areas of any region of the world. But are Latin America’s protected areas effective at conserving nature inside their boundaries?

I Will Bring the Peaceful Riot (A Poem for America).

Elephant Journal

This is a poem for America, for Trump's America, and any other place where right begins to rise out of wrongs to say, "No. Enlightened Society Equal Rights WAYLON: Today Only acceptance america hatred home love peaceful riot poem poetry race religion trump Trump's AmericaNot here. Never again.".

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America, 7th Edition: A Field Guide Review

10,000 Birds

The point is, the field guide I grabbed without hesitation was the National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America, 7th Edition by Jon L. National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America, 7th Edition.

Finch Bay named South America’s leading green hotel

Green Traveler Guides

World Travel Awards winners for 2012 include Finch Bay Eco Hotel in the Galapagos Islands as "South America's leading green hotel." Finch Bay named South America’s leading green hotel is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Amazon Argentina Bahia Bolivia Brazil Buenos Aires Caracas Ecuador Galapagos Islands Georgetown Guyana Machu Picchu Madidi Mato Grosso Pernambuco Peru Puerto Moldonado South America Venezuela Yasuni

End America's Addiction to Oil

Green Earth Journey

AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, East Grand Terre Island, LA, 6/3/10 The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico should be a wake-up call for Washington: it's time for a plan to end America's addiction to oil.

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Ukiah, Calif.: America’s greenest winery and a whole lot more

Green Traveler Guides

America’s greenest winery and a whole lot more is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. All California Farmers'' markets Health food/Natural grocery stores Mendocino North America Restaurants/Cafes The Americas Ukiah United States Wine country eco-friendly Ukiah Green Wine Country greenest winery in America organic dining Ukiah organic food Ukiah Patrona Ukiah Reuters sustainable Mendocino Ukiah Brewing Company Ukiah organic farmers market

Popular Residential Heating Systems in North America

Green Prophet

Here are some of the more popular types of residential heating systems in North America: 1. With the recent change of seasons, some of us are starting to think about the cold weather. The falling leaves and frosty mornings lead to the eventual snow, ice and cold.

7 of the Coolest Eco-Lodges in South America.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Green Travel backpacking eco-lodge hostels hotels lodging mindful travel South America sustainable lodgingWith all of the options for lodging, being mindful and supporting hostels and hotels that are ecologically and socially responsible.

America: Land of Opportunity (to get cancer)

Wend Magazine

“Moving to America will increase your cancer risk by 400%.&#. recently shared her insight as to why moving to America will increase your cancer risk by 400%. America’s First Zero Waste Grocery Store to Open in Texas This Year.

The American Coot – One of the Least Appreciated Birds in North America

10,000 Birds

Maybe it’s because the American Coot ( Fulica americana ) is the most abundant and widely distributed species of rail in North America that it gets no respect? The post The American Coot – One of the Least Appreciated Birds in North America appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

America doesn’t have a Race Problem—it has a Public Health One.

Elephant Journal

It’s in our own self-interest morally, economically, and socially to confront the race problem in America. Enlightened Society Equal Rights James Baldwin public health issues Racism racism in america socioeconomic issues systemic racismThis is the greatest social threat in our country and the greatest public health issue of our time.

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Top 5 Post Picks for America Recycles Day

The Green Samaritan

Home About Terms of Use & Privacy Policy Disclosure Contact Product Reviews Monthly Eco-Resolutions Quick Reference Guide Subscribe Top 5 Post Picks for America Recycles Day November 15, 2010 As I mentioned last week, today is America Recycles Day.

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