CITES Update

    The Atlantic bluefin tuna, which is at least threatened, if not critically endangered even to the most distant observing eye, is set on the path to certain collapse, thanks to a near 2-1 vote against suspension of fishing the species. Meanwhile, In other business at CITES, six species of shark may yet be listed for closer trade regulation – though not an entire ban, says | Read More »

    Web Skills, CITES &c.

    My last few diary entries have come out in particularly bad format. I maintain that I’m good at user-friendly Windows and Mac OS, but not much more. Of course, basic skills with Microsoft Word or organizing bookmarks on Firefox manage to impress the elder generations, but when it comes to dealing with HTML, tagging, or whatever, I tend to fumble a bit. I like formatting | Read More »