August 25, 1996

Out On The Net

 

From FIELD REPORTS, September 1, 1996, Outdoors & Travel section, page G2: OUT ON THE NET The addresses for these new World Wide Web sites of interest to outdoors people were incorrectly reported last week: The Nature Conservancy, a slick web site (created by Microsoft) featuring information about the conservation organization, profiles of TNC preserves in Washington, a gallery of threatened and wildlife and more - http://www.TNC-Washington.microsoft.com. Mountain Zone Bookstore, a one-stop-shop for people looking for maps, books, CD-ROM titles relate to outdoor activities - http://www.mountainzone.com/.

World Wide Web

New World Wide Web sites of interest to outdoors people include:

The Nature Conservancy, a slick web site (created by Microsoft) featuring information about the conservation organization, profiles of TNC preserves in Washington, a gallery of threatened and wildlife and more - fuboldhttp://www.TNC-Washington.microsoft.com.

Mountain Zone Bookstore, a one-stop-shop for people looking for maps, books, CD-ROM titles relate to outdoor activities - fuboldhttp://www. mountainzone.com/.

Boat Owners Association of the United States, for boating news, marine weather, consumer and technical advice - http://www.boatus.com.

Paradise Farm Organics, a Moscow, Idaho-based producer of Backcountry Ecocuisine trail meals, for product descriptions and letters from far-flung adventures - http//members.aol.com/ecocuisine.

Rainy Pass Repair of Seattle presents details of equipment repair, plus tips on questions and complaints such as “My Gore-Tex leaks!,” How do I repair a zipper?” and “How should I clean down items” - http:/ /www.gorp.com/rainypass.


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