The new agreement is intended to help fight the war on drugs, but conservationists have warned it could damage the islands’ famously diverse but fragile ecosystems…
Ecuador has reportedly given the US military permission to use a Galapagos island as an airfield, angering critics in the South American country who say the agreement is unconstitutional.
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UNESCO World Heritage Centre, Galapagos fauna under threat due to plastic microparticles.
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A giant tortoise species native to one of the Galapagos Islands and previously thought extinct, has reappeared after more than a century. The missing…
A living member of species of tortoise not seen in more than 110 years and feared to be extinct has been found in a remote part of the Galapagos island of Fernandina.
Over the past three decades, tourism in the Galapagos Islands has grown at an annual rate of about 6.71 percent.
As part of an ambitious restoration project, an ancient species of land iguana returned to Santiago Island after 200 years.
A group of more than 1,400 iguanas have been reintroduced to an Ecuadoran island in the Galapagos archipelago around two centuries after they disappeared from there, authorities said on Monday. The Galapagos land iguanas from North Seymour Island were freed onto Santiago Island as part of an…