September 10, 2023
Blue-footed boobies

Galápagos Celebrates 45 Years as a Natural World Heritage Site

  The Galapagos Archipelago, also known as the ‘Enchanted Islands’, commemorates 45 years since it was recognized by UNESCO as a Natural World Heritage Site. This […]
August 30, 2023
Diego at the Fausto Llerena Breeding Center

Living Life Fully in Retirement – An Update on Diego

Iniciativa Galapagos, a collaboration between the Galapagos Conservancy (a non-profit organization) and the Galapagos National Park is one of the most significant conservation initiatives in Galapagos. […]
August 27, 2023
galapagos marine and terrestrial ecosystems

The Importance of Galápagos’ Marine and Terrestrial Ecosystems

The balance Ecosystems are vital to the maintenance of balance on our planet. These areas where organisms interact and adapt to their environment are vital for […]
August 27, 2023
Re-opening of Lonesome George Exhibit

How the Legacy of Lonesome George Can Help Galápagos Giant Tortoises

Lonesome George In an animated short film that highlights the importance of protecting threatened species, the iconic Galapagos tortoise (Chelonoidis Abingdonii) takes the spotlight. The “Lonesome […]
August 19, 2023
Jorge Carrion

Saving Galápagos: Meet Our Local Conservation Heroes

What makes someone a conservation hero? Conservation heroes can be anyone who is motivated to do something to protect nature. Galapagos has seen many heroes – […]
August 11, 2023
impacts of El Nino event in galapagos

Scientific Talk Addresses the Impacts of El Niño Event in Galápagos

  Galapagos Conservancy hosted a scientific discussion that shed light on impacts of El Nino on the Galapagos Archipelago this week. This event brought together local […]