Buzzword Bingo: Natural World
Adventures in the Natural World

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Wiki

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garbage
habitat
iucn
parks
play
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sustainable practices
unep
wed

#ContingenciaAmbiental
#EDSWildPlaces2016
#GreatBarrierReef
#LivingPlanetReport
#LiveMonumental
#Milkweed
#WildForTheOwyhee:
#ZMVM

Twitter

@IUCN_CEC
@GeorgeMonbiot
@guardianeco
@RichLouv
@UNEP

rss

Planet Ark News

Headlines

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/apr/05/environmentally-friendly-green-living-ideas - @madeleinesix
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2015/06/29/fixating-or-brooding-on-things-take-a-walk-in-the-woods-for-real
http://mel-talesofthecity.blogspot.co.uk/2016/01/unnatural-selection-sexism-in.html - @M_Z_Harrison
E.O. Wilson explains why parks and nature are really good for your brain - Washington Post
Nature can’t pay its own way – so let’s take the market out of conservation

Recommended Listening

Nature Panel from Sydney Writers' Festival - An extract from a panel discussion at the recent Sydney Writers’ Festival. ‘Let Nature Be Your Teacher', featured the English novelist Jeanette Winterson, plus James Rebanks, known as the ‘tweeting shepherd’, along with Australia’s Tim Flannery.

Nature Writing with Inga Simpson - What do we mean by the term 'nature writing' and how has it changed?

Harnessed - Why should we humans have evolved to have produce things such as language, music and the arts as distinct from our cousins? Evolutionary biologist Mark Changizi believes the answer lies in the fact that our language and culture actually imitates nature. He calls it 'nature-harnessing'.

Australian Psychological Society: 2008 APS Conference: Keynote speeches


Professor David Uzzell
The challenge of climate change; the challenge for psychology
(includes opening ceremony)
http://www.psychology.org.au/pd_events/pd/av_library/keynotes/

Reporting on the Environment: A study of science or power? - Sydney Ideas


Elsewhere on the Web

Conservation Letters
Local economic impact of different forms of nature-based tourism (PDF)
http://www.slideshare.net/TaskRabbit/boost-creativity-and-productivity-by-getting-back-to-nature?sf14316826=1
http://askanaturalist.com/

Environment News

http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/Environment

Games

http://www.abc.net.au/rn/subjects/environment

Blogs

http://redgreenandblue.org
http://ecoinformer.wordpress.com
http://www.clickgreen.org.uk
http://travelingwild.org - @TravelRobin
http://blog.notesfromnature.org

Slideshare
http://www.slideshare.net/featured/category/environment

Youtube

The Wilderness Society

Campaigns

Hard Rain Project

videos


Janine Benyus has a message for inventors: When solving a design problem, look to nature first. There you'll find inspired designs for making things waterproof, aerodynamic, solar-powered and more. Here she reveals dozens of new products that take their cue from nature with spectacular results.

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Agriculture
Biodiversity and Tourism
Birds
Coasts
Climate
Desert
Earth Day
Forests
Greening Trade
Insects
Mountains
Parks
Plants
Space
Sustainable Development
Trade
Trees
Turtles
Water
Weather
Whales
Wildlife

World Environment Day (June 5)

World Environment Day
Colibri Award

Children


Directories

Eco Earth
Eco Portal
EcoNet
Environmental History
Green Nature
Amazing Environmental Directory
Yahoo: Environment

Buzzword Bingo

garden - nature - nature deficit disorder - park

spotlight on nature deficit disorder
Nature deficit disorder
http://www.childrenandnature.org/blog/2009/09/07/cities-designed-to-counter-nature-deficit-disorder
http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/383642/nature-deficit-disorder

Word Spy

Environment - Word Spy
Greenwash - Word Spy
Carbon neutral - Word Spy
Carbon offset - Word Spy

Environmental Law

Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)
Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental (CEMDA)
Environmental Law Institute (ELI)
Environmental Law Alliance Wordwide (E-LAW)

Politics

Green Party (US)
Greens Worldwide

Misc

American Association for the Advancement of Science
Backyard Nature
E.F. Schumacher Society
Center for Environmental Citizenship
Infoterra Archives
Native Americans and the Environment
Natural Resources Research Pages
SciDev.net
Virtual Museum of Natural History
Wilderness Web
http://www.abc.net.au/environment/default.html

Quotes

Reality must take precedence over public relations, for nature cannot be fooled.
- Richard P. Feynman

For in the end, we will conserve only what we love, we will love only what we understand, and we will understand only what we are taught.
- Baba Dioum

I have a room all to myself; it is nature.
- Henry David Thoreau