Conservation Corporation/Sea Turtle Survival League - This
site is provided by the Caribbean Conservation Corporation (CCC)
and the Sea Turtle Survival League (STSL) as a source of information
for the world to learn about sea turtles and the threats to their
- Celebrating Earth - With the knowledge of science the future of
planet earth looks brighter.
- "Greenpeace is an independent, campaigning organization, which
uses non-violent, creative confrontation to expose global environmental
problems, and to force the solutions which are essential to a green
and peaceful future. Greenpeace's goal is to ensure the ability
of the earth to nurture life in all its diversity."
Nature Conservancy - An environmental organization. Pursuit
is preserving habitats and species by buying the lands and waters
they need to survive. Beautiful site! Wait til you see it.
- The mission of the National Wildlife Federation is to educate,
inspire and assist individuals and organizations of diverse cultures
to conserve wildlife and other natural resources and to protect
the Earth's environment in order to achieve a peaceful, equitable
and sustainable future.
Club - America's largest and oldest environmental
Wilderness Land Trust -
The Wilderness Land Trust buys private land in wilderness areas
and transfers them to public ownership to prevent development and
to provide a ready market for owners who want to sell.
- The mission of The Wildlands Project is to protect and restore
the natural heritage of North America through the establishment
of a connected system of wetlands.
Day Network - The international organization coordinating
Earth Day events and campaigns worldwide. Earth Day is celebrated
every April 22nd.
Earth Day Site - The official site of International Earth
Day (first day of Spring), as founded by John Connell.
Rica Expeditions - The original eco-tourism outfit in Costa
Rica - whitewater rafting, rainforests, hiking - this is THE eco-tour
operator for Costa Rica.
Tours of India - Dynamic Tours of India offers nature and
adventure tours, cultural tours and jungle resorts.
- This sight offers numerous ecotours around the world, all locally
produced. Learn about flora, fauna, ecology and local traditional
Club - The official Web presence for the San Francisco-based
global wilderness stewards. Sierra Club Outings offer national and
international nature-based trips and treks.
Endangered Species Program, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
- Links to the Endangered Species program, policies, listing activities,
recovery activities, outreach activities, publications, and frequently
asked questions of the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Click here
animals and plants listed by state.
- Tips on how to stay safe when camping in bear country.
Alaska - Take a close look at these birds in their natural
environment at Gull Island in Kachemak Bay, Alaska. The video clips
are narrated and educational information about puffins, fulls,chicks
and more also are provided. This site is produced by the Pratt Museum
in Homer, Alaska with a grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Shore Animal League of America
If you live within a few hours drive of Long Island, this is the
place to adopt a pet. The League was founed in 1944 and is the largest
adoption agency in the world.
National Zoological Park - America's National Zoo that is
part of the famous Smithsonian Institute where research and breeding
are part of the program to preserve animals some of whom are on
the endangered species list. Visit the Friend of the National Zoo
at its web site Fonz.org.
Fish & Wildlife Service - The National Wetlands Inventory
of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service provides information on U.S.
wetlands and deepwater habitats.
Society of San Diego - The official sites of both the San
Diego Zoo and the Wild Animal Park. Click here to view the Panda
Park Service - The official National Park Service site -
resources include History, Culture, Education and Park Information.
Parks - A Guide to the National Parks and natural landscapes
of southwest USA.
South Wales - Guides you through Australia's New South Wales
National Parks with Information about aboriginal heritage and culture,
with research papers, conservation resources and latest news and
- Is the web site of the National Parks Conservation
Association (NPCA) that lets you explore National Parks in the US
- with Park System Facts, Travel Information. Learn about threats
to specific parks, you can join the NPCA or order Travel Guides
and even buy an Annual Pass for admissions to all US parks.
- Everything Southwest. Explore the National Parks in the Southwest
of Canada, the US and UK.
Parks and Wildlife Service - Explore the official website
of Tasmania's (Australia) Park and Wildlife Service.
- Information, Travel Tips and Images of six National Parks in Utah
- John William Uhler's resource to US National Parks. More than
50 categories just for Yellowstone National Park and links to the
author's other National Park web sites.
History Museum of Los Angeles County - The collections reveal
the history of the earth and the evolution and diversity of life
Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits - The George C. Page
Museum located at the Rancho La Brea Tar Pits houses an assemblage
of extinct Ice Age plants and animals. Learn about Los Angeles as
it was between 10,000 and 40,000 years ago, during the last Ice
Age, when animals such as Saber-Toothed cats and Mammoths roamed
the Los Angeles Basin.
Record - Internet resource guide for zoology.
- Located at the northeastern corner of Tanzania, this monumental
mountain is considered one of the natural wonders of the world.
Everest News -
This site highlights details on the various expeditionsin this 29,035
foot mountain majesty. See also Mount Everest information on http://climb.mountainzone.com/everest/2002/.
Canyon National Park - Grand Canyon National Park Service
site, containing up-to-date park information including how to obtain
backcountry permits, river permits, camping and lodging information,
and trip planner. See also the Grand
Canyon Web Directory
Great Barrier Reef -
The world's largest living reef around 1,200 miles long -- certainly
no argument that it one of the most beautiful natural wonders of
(Ayers Rock) -
A massive monolithic sandstone rock in the Northern Territory of
Australia - yet another natural wonder of the world.
- The premier source of volcano information on the web. Paricutin
is one of the volcanos listed, which is considered one of the seven
wonders of the natural world.