Tag Archives: biosphere reserve

Visit “Guadalupe Diver’s Paradise” in Mexico’s Baja California

Guadalupe Island is now protected and home to amazing marine wildlife, including many great white sharks. One of Mexico’s most unique and stunning islands is the remote island of Guadalupe in the Pacific Ocean. It is a small volcanic island about 150 miles off the west coast of Mexico’s Baja …

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Noosa’s research looks at the rise of eco-anxiety

An eco-anxiety research project from Central Queensland University in Noosa County aims to understand why people aged 18 to 35 suffer from ongoing feelings of hopelessness and hopelessness about the future due to change climate, and how they can overcome their concerns through action. Recent statistics show that 75% of …

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Return of the titans: 1,000 giant fish dumped in Tonle Sap Lake

Authorities are releasing large fish at a fish sanctuary at Tonle Sap Lake in Siem Reap province from March 4-6. WONDER OF THE MEKONG An international team of scientists and fisheries experts was due to release more than 1,000 large fish at a fish sanctuary at Tonle Sap Lake in …

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Calafia Airlines will operate flights between Tijuana and Puerto Penasco

Sonora Governor Alfonso Durazno, along with Calafia Airlines executives and tourism officials, announced that the airline will connect Tijuana (TIJ) to Puerto Peñasco (PPE), starting April 19. Calafia Airlines will operate two weekly flights (Monday and Friday) to Tijuana with Embraer ERJ 145 aircraft, with a capacity of 50 passengers. …

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FRNB welcomes a new president | Noosa today

After two years as Director of the Noosa Biosphere Reserve Foundation, Rowan Rafferty assumed the role of President after Rex Halverson stepped down. This week he sat down with Noosa Today. Why did you take on the role of President of the FRNB? I became director of the board of …

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A marine odyssey in the Maldives aboard the Four Seasons Explorer

If you want a luxury eco-adventure vacation, Four Seasons Resorts Maldives has you covered. The brand’s floating resort, Four Seasons Explorer, will sail to some of the best diving destinations in the bountiful waters of the Indian Ocean, complete with gourmet meals, spa treatments, water sports and island tours. You …

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A photographer’s perspective on Jordan’s many splendors

In September 2021, after more than two years without travelling, my girlfriend and I decided to take a trip to Jordan – mainly to see the ancient city of Petra. For 10 days, we traveled the country from north to south in a rental car, totaling around 760 miles. Our …

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A popular literary island off the coast of Chile needs your help

This article was sponsored by Lenovo. FFor any student of literature, the mention of a shipwreck or shipwreck on a distant island is comparable to the legendary story of Robinson Crusoe. Written by English novelist Daniel Defoe, the book, although a work of fiction, feels like a real story and …

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LAUNCH OF THE MARDI GRAS 2022 THEME “OUR WORLD IS OUR FUTURE” – Island Echo

The New Carnival Company’s annual Mardi Gras Parade will return to the streets of Ryde on Saturday 9th July after a 2 year absence due to the pandemic. The 2022 launch event, held at Quay Arts on January 25, brought together more than 50 people, including councillors, teachers, artists and …

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Why the 2022 Republic Day Parade is a cultural game-changer

Last year, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Uttarakhand, he announcedthat the coming decade will be the decade of the state. On the73rd Republic Day of India occasion PM Modi known for wearingsymbolic headgear of different states and cultures, on the Republic and Independence Days, wore an Uttarakhand cap. The …

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Thaidene Nëné makes New York Times list of travelers

Thaidene Nëné National Park Reserve in the Northwest Territories is among the destinations listed in 52 Places, the New York Times 2022 compilation of world attractions to see. Each year, the newspaper selects 52 places considered to be the most attractive to potential travelers. This task has been complicated since …

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Penang among CNN’s 22 best destinations to visit in 2022

GEORGE TOWN: Penang is on CNN’s list of the 22 best destinations to visit in 2022. He was appointed alongside Antigua and Barbuda; Bissagos Islands, Guinea-Bissau; Cape Breton, Nova Scotia; Chile; Colombo; Dijon, France; Disko Bay, Greenland; Gabon National Parks; Jordan; Lahti, Finland; and the Australian Munga-Thirri-Simpson Desert. Others in …

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New Natural Park, Progress in Waste Sorting

Dinara Natural Park Photo: Ivo Cagalj / PIXSELL ZAGREB, January 2021 – Croatia’s environmental affairs in 2021 were marked by the declaration of Dinara as the 12th natural park and the granting of UNESCO designated site status to the Mura-Drava-Danube Biosphere Reserve. On February 5, the Croatian parliament unanimously passed …

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Forestry Division Launches Freshwater Fish Study – The New Indian Express

Express news service COIMBATORE: Gudalur Forestry Division decided to hire scientists from Kerala and Tamil Nadu to study freshwater fish species in streams and lakes in Gudalur. According to forest sources, of the 43 species, including Nelissochilus wynaadensis (critically endangered) and Anguilla bengalensis (endangered) identified in Gudalur during a study …

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“Open garbage dumping attracting sloth bears to human dwellings”

Poor waste disposal in the city’s panchayats and Nilgiri municipalities attracts sloth bears to human dwellings, leading to the risk of problematic interactions with humans. In recent years, sloth bears have been observed with increasing regularity in the towns of the Nilgiri, especially Kotagiri. Due to regular interactions with humans, …

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UNESCO: PM unveils announcement certificate for BRGBO biosphere reserve

The Prime Minister, Mr. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, proceeded this morning to the unveiling of the announcement certificate and the commemorative plaque of the new and enlarged “Black River Gorges Biosphere Reserve – Bel Ombre (BRGBO)” in the part of the UNESCO Man and Biosphere (MAB) Program. The event took place …

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9 new luxury beachfront hotels in Mexico to visit in 2022

If you’ve been dreaming of a Mexico vacation, 2022 just might be the year to book that tropical trip. New luxury resorts along Mexico’s Pacific Coast, Caribbean Sea, and the Baja Peninsula have just opened, set to open this month, or will debut next year. If you enjoy being among …

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Tom’s dreaming agri-hub | Noosa today

By Phil Jarratt Councilor Tom Wegener has been a dreamer his entire life, but sometimes he dreams so big he can barely contain himself. For 18 months, he has dreamed big of turnips and men in white coats, Olympic athletes and coaches in restaurants that ask only for Noosa products. …

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A visit to the Wilson Botanical Gardens in Costa Rica:

Around every corner you will find such beauty in Costa Rica. This is what draws so many of us to this special land, the jungles, the towering lush trees, the colorful flowers and foliage, and its natural beauty. The Wilson Botanical Garden holds all of this magic in its breathtaking …

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Mexican opposition pushes back rules to speed up public projects

The Mexican opposition has denounced rules that would allow President Andrés Manuel López Obrador to bypass regulatory hurdles to approve controversial public projects, calling them unconstitutional and vowing to press charges. Rules published in the Government Gazette require that projects considered by the government to be in the public interest …

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Nilgiris’ production company Aadhimalai Pazhangudiyinar wins Ecuador Prize 2021

UDHAGAMANDALAM: The Aadhimalai Pazhangudiyinar Producer Company Limited in the Nilgiris has received the prestigious 2021 Equator Prize from the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). “This cooperative of 1,700 shareholders, managed and managed entirely by indigenous peoples of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, improves the livelihoods of villagers by supporting the sustainable …

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Voice Against Teesta Hydroelectric projects gain momentum

Source: Sikkim Express The Lepchas of Dzongu in northern Sikkim have resumed their protests against the construction of mega hydropower projects on the Teesta River. Hundreds of people gathered in Namprikdang to demonstrate their strong opposition to the 520 Mw Teesta Stage-IV power project and the 300 Mw Panan power …

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Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit: Weekly Trip

Defined by charming beaches and surrounded by the Sierra Madre Mountains, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit offer a glimpse of authentic Mexico. A perfect tropical climate With an annual average temperature of 77 ° F, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, and Riviera Nayarit, Nayarit, are vacationers’ dreams. With over 330 days of …

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The first world reserve of the 5 nations stretches for 435 miles in Austria, Slovenia, Croatia, Hungary and Serbia: “Amazon of Europe”

Peter Valic, CC license The “European Amazon”, a victory for nature for 12 years, has finally become a UNESCO cross-border biosphere reserve covering five nations. Protecting the valuable and vulnerable river and estuarine ecosystems of the Danube, Mura and Drava rivers, the reserve spans Croatia, Serbia, Hungary, Austria and Slovenia. …

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Osijek celebrates International Drava River Day with rich program

© Mario Đurkić / Solutions Horizont September 25, 2021 – Osijek celebrated International Drava River Day on Friday, with many events that both entertained and educated locals about the importance of the Drava ecosystem. City of Osijek, Public Institution for Environmental Protection of Osijek-Baranja County, Osijek Tourist Board, Osijek-Baranja Tourist …

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Top 10 largest forests in the world: full list here

Forests are said to be the lungs of planet Earth and cover nearly 31% of the land mass or its surface. Yet this is not enough. The United Nations has repeatedly reminded us that due to climate change and human interference, forests have fallen under the status of danger. However, …

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Efforts to create the Thar Biosphere Reserve intensify

UNESCO assured to provide funds and technical assistance to protect rare wildlife in the region The exercise to establish a much-anticipated biosphere reserve in the Thar Desert in western Rajasthan has intensified with the support of UNESCO, which has provided funding and technical assistance for protect the region’s rare wildlife. …

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ASEAN-Korea Center to present virtual trip to ASEAN countries

“ASEAN Familiarization Tour” in Brunei (ASEAN-Korea Center) The ASEAN-Korea Center organized a virtual “ASEAN Familiarization Tour” to strengthen ASEAN-Korea tourism cooperation. Ulu Temburong National Park in Temburong, Brunei (ASEAN-Korea Center) The tour, which allows Korean travel journalists and social media influencers to explore tourist destinations in ASEAN member states, went …

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5 breathtaking flower valleys in India we bet you didn’t know

New Delhi: The country we live in never ceases to amaze me. From picturesque locations, breathtaking beaches, picturesque mountains to captivating flower-filled valleys, India is nothing less than a travelers’ paradise!Also Read – Uttarakhand Valley of Flowers Opens to Tourists: Timetables, Covid Guidelines, etc. If you’re someone who loves the …

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North Devon Biosphere Launches Nature Restoration Declaration

[ad_1] The North Devon Biosphere has launched an ambitious new nature recovery plan as a contribution to tackling the ecological emergency here in North Devon, aligning with the government’s 25-year environmental plan and l Prime Minister’s pledge to protect 30% of UK land by 2030.. Join the individuals, organizations, councils …

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The Valley of Flowers is now open to tourists

[ad_1] The very famous Valley of Flowers of Uttarakhand is now open to tourists. The magnificent site is a UNESCO World Heritage Site; it typically opens to tourism on June 1 of each year and has been delayed this year due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Uttarakhand had imposed a curfew …

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Fonatur withheld negative information about Maya Train

[ad_1] The National Tourism Promotion Fund (Fonatur) withheld critical information about the US $ 8 billion Maya Train when it requested funding for the project from the Federal Ministry of Finance (SHCP). The newspaper the universal reported Monday that Fonatur, which manages the construction of the 1,500-kilometer tourist and freight …

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Top 10 national parks in Germany

[ad_1] For centuries, the epic beauty of German landscapes has inspired artists and writers towards the lyrical and the deep. The country’s national parks showcase some of its most incredible and diverse outdoor spaces. These vast and varied landscapes are protected to varying degrees by 105 natural parks, 15 biosphere …

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RMNH online nature study program ends

[ad_1] Regional museum of natural history, Bhopal is organizing an online nature study program (Green Teens) from June 14 to 25, 2021. Thursday in the eighth and final session of the program. Manik Lal Gupta, scientist -C and museum program coordinator gave information on the protected area and major mammal …

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Vietnam’s southernmost province attracts tourists | Trip

[ad_1] Tourists learn about the magrove forest ecosystem in Ca Mau (Photo: VNA) City HCM (VNA) – House for beautiful virgin sites and historical and cultural values Throughout more than 300 years of its formation and development, the southernmost province of Ca Mau offers a range of interesting experiences for …

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An NGO denounces illegal fishing in 7 protected areas

[ad_1] Illegal fishing in seven protected areas endangers endangered species, revealed a US NGO. Oceana study shows that at least 236 Mexican vessels have encroached on marine protected areas and fishing refuge areas since 2012, endangering species of turtles, sharks, fish and other marine life , and that 10% of …

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Summer outside? Discover Ireland’s six national parks

[ad_1] Ready to spend some time in the great outdoors this summer and connect with nature? Ireland’s six national parks offer ancient forests, diverse flora and fauna, historic sites, and stunning mountain and lake views. 1. Killarney National Park(Killarney, County Kerry) 7 Ladies View in Killarney National Park in Co …

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Goatherder wanted for Ireland’s new conservation project

[ad_1] Yodeling is not necessary for Ireland’s new conservation job, although handling a sheepdog can be helpful. Fingal County Council, as part of a revolutionary pasture conservation project with the Old Irish Goat Society (OIGS), is looking for a goatherd. The position will be to herd 25 goats on the …

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Art Notes May 6 | The SandPaper

[ad_1] MATERNITY: Laura Harvey’s “Flocks” collage is one of the many works of art available at the Solace Gallery in Surf City. (Illustration by Laura Harvey) Beginning of the season: Solace Studio and Gallery, at 2312 Long Beach Blvd. in Surf City, is now open on Saturdays from 12 p.m. …

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