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Galapagos

May 25, 2015

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  • The boat I spent eight days on, the Nemo.
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  • Frigate bird. These birds don't have enough oil to protect their flight feathers from the water, so they steal fish from other birds.
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  • Sea turtle tracks, they come up to the beach to lay eggs.
  • Brown Pelican.
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  • Marine Iguana.
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  • Marine Iguana swimming in a brackish lagoon.
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  • Oystercatcher.
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  • Volcanic rock covered in different species of lichen.
  • Juvenile marine iguanas.
  • Lava Lizard perched on volcanic rock.
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  • Lava Heron.
  • Great Blue Heron.
  • Another lava lizard.
  • Sea Lions!
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  • Baby sea lion napping.
  • Juvenile sea lions playing in the shallow water.
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  • Sally Lightfoot crab, so called because it walks on it's tiptoes. They are black when young, their bright colors only show up as they reach sexual maturity.
  • Blue-footed Booby and a Galapagos Penguin.
  • Galapagos Giant Tortoises.
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  • Female laval lizard.
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  • White-cheeked pintail ducks.
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  • Prickly Pear cactus. I had no idea they grew tall like this!
  • Fiddler crabs.
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  • Green Sea Urchin.
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  • Yellow Geiger.
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  • Galapagos post office. People leave postcards for others to hand deliver!
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  • Galapagos Dove.
  • Galapagos Hawk.
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  • Swallow-tailed gull.
  • Nazca booby.
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  • Wave Albatross.
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  • Nazca booby with a chick.
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  • Wave albatrosses doing their mating dance.
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  • Galapagos Mockingbird I think?
  • Saddleback Tortoise.
  • Land Iguana.
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  • Big-ass orb spider!
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  • Lava lizards mating I think?
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  • Red-footed Booby. The only species of booby that can perch in trees.
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  • One of the infamous Darwin's Finches, which lead to the theory of evolution.
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  • The only time they hoisted the sails on the Nemo, the boat I spent eight days on.
  • The back of the Nemo, where we ate our meals.
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  • Galapagos Mockingbird.
  • A rare species of land iguana.
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  • Hybrid land / marine iguana. The two species interbreed, but the hybrids are infertile.
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  • Yellow Flycatcher.
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  • Tropicbird.
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  • Perched frigate birds.
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  • Spotted Eagle Ray.
  • Golden Cownose Rays.
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  • Puerto Villamil on Isla Isabela.
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  • A small lava cave, formed by a bubble of volcanic gas.
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  • Lava tube.
  • On the left the lava is older, oxidation has caused it to turn reddish-brown. On the right, you can see newer lava, which is closer to black.
  • Lava wave.
  • Lavafall.
  • A really large collapsed lava tunnel.
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  • I *think* this is a fur seal, rather than a sea lion. It's a bit hard to tell them apart, but the seals are bigger and have a more stubby nose.
  • Galapagos Penguins.
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  • Lava bridge.
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  • Whimbrel.
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