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Interview with Bolivar – a Red Mangrove Galapagos Tour Leader ...

Interview with Bolivar – a Red Mangrove Galapagos Tour Leader ... | Galapagos | Scoop.it
I recently had the opportunity to chat with Bolivar tour leader at Red Mangrove Galapagos Lodges. He shares some of his experiences, tips and his favorite.
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Campaña turística 'All You Need Is Ecuador' llegará a Feria Internacional de Argentina | ANDES

Campaña turística 'All You Need Is Ecuador' llegará a Feria Internacional de Argentina | ANDES | Galapagos | Scoop.it
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SEA Camp applications now open!

SEA Camp applications now open! | Galapagos | Scoop.it
In the world, there is a triangular portion of water that is home to 76% of the world’s coral species and at least 2,228 reef fish species. Fittingly called the “Coral Triangle,” this global center of...
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Robert E Fuller - Art and Conservation - Galapagos Conservation Trust

Robert E Fuller - Art and Conservation - Galapagos Conservation Trust | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Robert E Fuller is one of the UK’s leading wildlife artists. In May this year he travelled to Galapagos where he took photographs and video for the Galapagos Conservation Trust’s latest educational resource, ‘Discovering Galapagos’. I really enjoyed travelling to the Galapagos Islands in May this year, but I was surprised what a far reaching …
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Oceans Could Lose $1 Trillion in Value Due to Acidification

Oceans Could Lose $1 Trillion in Value Due to Acidification | Galapagos | Scoop.it
A very young field of research is trying to measure the costs of oceans growing more acidic
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All you need is Ecuador #AllYouNeedIsEcuador - YouTube

Galapagos Conservancy, www.galapagos.org Video by Made Known Pictures Music: “As I Awoke...” Written and Performed By Aural Method Courtesy of Aural Method V...
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Researchers are farming seaweed and turning it into fuel and food

Researchers are farming seaweed and turning it into fuel and food | Galapagos | Scoop.it
The common algae that is clogging up our beaches and coastlines could soon be a valued natural resource.
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Providing cross-cutting Global services | Lighting Global

Providing cross-cutting Global services | Lighting Global | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Lighting Global is the International Finance Corporation's (IFC) platform to support sustainable growth of the global off-grid lighting market in order to
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The Making of Darwin - Galapagos Conservation Trust

The Making of Darwin - Galapagos Conservation Trust | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Galapagos is an extraordinary place. Unique, austere, wilderness at its best. Nature up close. Yet it cannot be denied that the world of Galapagos is intimately related to one man, the son of industrial England and a Doctor. That man is Charles Darwin.  His fame is worldwide; his scientific publications are of universal importance. His …
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Firefighter journeys from Galapagos to Romeoville

Firefighter journeys from Galapagos to Romeoville | Galapagos | Scoop.it
hare with his department back home, where his father in fire chief.
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Underwater Museum: A Tribute to the Ocean

Underwater Museum: A Tribute to the Ocean | Galapagos | Scoop.it
2 minutes | Coral Guardian, a non-profit dedicated to coral reef conservation, has developped this unerwater museum in a secret spot in order to let the local biodiversity take its rights back. This video has...
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Policías de Ecuador, Guatemala y México logran liberación de una ecuatoriana secuestrada en Centroamérica | ANDES

Policías de Ecuador, Guatemala y México logran liberación de una ecuatoriana secuestrada en Centroamérica | ANDES | Galapagos | Scoop.it
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This illustrated guide makes marine protected areas fascinating

This illustrated guide makes marine protected areas fascinating | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Marine reserves are a big deal for overfished and ailing oceans, but, uh ... what are they exactly?
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This Solar Powered ‘Water-Wheel’ Will Clean 23 Metric Tons of Trash From The Ocean Every Day

Pollution in the world’s waterways is one of the most serious challenges that our species is facing, and creative solutions…
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How to Rise Above Plastics: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

How to Rise Above Plastics: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the worlds oceans, waves and beaches
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Free-Energy Ocean Turbines: The Death Of Fossil Fuels!

Free-Energy Ocean Turbines: The Death Of Fossil Fuels! | Galapagos | Scoop.it
By Steven Bancarz|  We already know that using fossil fuels as a main source of energy is completely outdated and unnecessary.  Several significant pollutants are produced by fossil fuel combustion as well: carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, sulfur oxides, and hydrocarbons.

Oil spills and co
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A Luxury Hotel Finally Evolves In The Galapagos Islands. Pikaia Lodge: Great Outdoors And Great Indoors.

A Luxury Hotel Finally Evolves In The Galapagos Islands. Pikaia Lodge: Great Outdoors And Great Indoors. | Galapagos | Scoop.it
The first luxury lodge in the Galapagos gives you the great outdoors and a great indoors.
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Galapagos Conservancy - YouTube

Galapagos Conservancy, www.galapagos.org Video by Made Known Pictures Music: “As I Awoke...” Written and Performed By Aural Method Courtesy of Aural Method V...
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Bolivia Gives Legal Rights To The Earth

Bolivia Gives Legal Rights To The Earth | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Law of Mother Earth sees Bolivia pilot new social and economic model based on protection of and respect for nature.…
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Build your own sustainable WikiHouse for under $200! | Green Prophet

Build your own sustainable WikiHouse for under $200! | Green Prophet | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Love Lego as a kid? Or maybe you jumped straight into IKEA flat-pack furniture assembly? Now you can design and build your own low-energy, full-scale house with
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The 10 Best Destinations For People Who Want To Move Abroad

The 10 Best Destinations For People Who Want To Move Abroad | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Move to Ecuador, Luxembourg, or Mexico.
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Conserving the Galápagos

Conserving the Galápagos | Galapagos | Scoop.it
When a City financier relocated to the Galápagos to head up its conservation charity, it was more than $2m in debt. But his shrewd approach to fundraising is attracting a new type of entrepreneurial philanthropist. Simon de Burton reports
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Captive Orcas Learn To Speak Dolphin | IFLScience

Captive Orcas Learn To Speak Dolphin | IFLScience | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Although many species communicate acoustically, the vast majority of animals use a genetically innate repertoire of sounds to exchange information. But some species, including humans, are capable of imitating sounds and adding it to their own repertoire, a process known as vocal learning.
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Discover Galapagos - Galapagos Conservation Trust

This month, the Galapagos Conservation Trust is giving you the chance to discover Galapagos for yourself in three exciting ways...
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Introduction to the ZSL Resources - Discovering Galapagos

Introduction to the ZSL Resources - Discovering Galapagos | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Discovering Galapagos is a bilingual multimedia learning resource from the Galapagos Conservation Trust and Royal Geographical Society.
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