A very good friend of mine, Historian Karl Friday (University of Georgia), is going to be here (Las Vegas) next week for DEMA (SCUBA industry convention). They’re flying him in from Japan. I love this town!
President Clinton is going to declare some new National Monuments in the West.
President Clinton is scheduled to visit one of the most revered natural wonders in the United States on Tuesday, the Grand Canyon. But some nearby residents say they are not happy about Clinton’s visit and the reason for it.
The president is expected to expand the national monument status of the region to include about 1 million acres of land near the canyon.
PRIMATES ON THE BRINK New List Spotlights World‚s Top 25 Most Endangered
After surviving a century with no extinctions, 25 species of apes, monkeys, lemurs and other primates now risk disappearing forever, according to a report released today by Conservation International and the Primate Specialist Group of IUCN–the World Conservation Union‚s Species Survival Commission.
I’ll update later if I can – I’ve just started a new position.