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Boobie Zumba

An outdoor Zumba class on Turham Green in London, to raise awareness of World Boobie Day. Organised by Journey Latin America and the Galapagos Conservation Trust.
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Galapagos, Ecuador, Best Family Trips - National Geographic

Galapagos, Ecuador, Best Family Trips - National Geographic | Galapagos | Scoop.it
See trip details for kayak among white-tipped reef sharks in the Galápagos, one of 20 suggested family adventure trips from National Geographic.
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Galapagos Beyond Darwin (Discovery Channel)

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Behold the Blue-footed Booby

Behold the Blue-footed Booby | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Perhaps that explains why the Galapagos Conservation Trust raises funds to help protect the Islands' unique wildlife and habitat through the celebration of Blue-footed Booby Day. Blue-footed Booby Day 2011 will be ...
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American Express launches campaign to support Prince's Trust - Utalkmarketing

American Express launches campaign to support Prince's Trust - Utalkmarketing | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Marketing WeekAmerican Express launches campaign to support Prince's TrustUtalkmarketingAmerican Express today launches 'Amex Be Inspired', a social media campaign, to help raise money for The Prince's Trust.
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It's a big year for the Galapagos

In the year that may yet see the Galapagos Islands named one of the New7Wonders of Nature, the Galapagos Conservancy is moving ahead with its plans to preserve and restore the Galapagos' extraordinary biological wealth and diversity.
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Baby Galapagos Tortoise Turtle Conservancy – News

Baby Galapagos Tortoise Turtle Conservancy – News | Galapagos | Scoop.it
And Galapagos tortoise T3 is also a cougar: the two possible fathers at Dubbo Western Plains Zoo are 40 and 41. It is the first time a Galapagos tortoise – the fifth longest-living animals in the world, with some being recorded ...
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H3 – GALAPAGOS STATISTICS

H3 – GALAPAGOS STATISTICS | Galapagos | Scoop.it
❝ Galapagos Islands ❞ Tourism statistics 1979-2010 ✈ Visitors have increased tenfold since 1980 http://t.co/1bqs5wXa #fact #travel...
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Another Industrial Shark Fishing Vessel is apprehended in Galapagos - BYM News (press release)

Another Industrial Shark Fishing Vessel is apprehended in GalapagosBYM News (press release)Photo: Tim WattersGalapagos hasn't fully recovered from the one of the largest shark poaching cases this past July, when yet another vessel was caught inside...
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Prince Charles to Build Controversial Eco-Homes on the Galapagos Islands

Prince Charles to Build Controversial Eco-Homes on the Galapagos Islands | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Prince Chalres to aid in development of eco-homes on the Galapagos Islands.
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Rare Galapagos Tortoise Living in Pound Ridge Has CT Scan

Rare Galapagos Tortoise Living in Pound Ridge Has CT Scan | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Patch has exclusive video of the tortoise in his Pound Ridge habitat, home of the largest collection of privately owned Seychelle and Galapagos tortoises in the world.
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Laptop Appeal

Laptop Appeal | Galapagos | Scoop.it
The New Era Galapagos Foundation provides not-for-profit extra-curricular educational classes for 100 youths and around 20 adults living in San Cristóbal. The New Era Galapagos Foundation has been operating for 14 years and has an ...
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Funny and Fabulous Galapagos Sea Lions | Red Mangrove ...

Funny and Fabulous Galapagos Sea Lions | Red Mangrove ... | Galapagos | Scoop.it
galapagos-sea-lion-sunning-floreana-island In the water, Sea Lions look impressive the way they twist and turn with such ease, swimming so fast and looking so playful. What an amazing underwater animal, but up on land it's ...
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Tourism and conservation in the Galapagos Islands - Sounds and ...

Tourism and conservation in the Galapagos Islands - Sounds and ... | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Andrew Marr, the BBC's former Political Editor, is now the President of the Galapagos Conservation Trust. He has called for the authorities to limit visits to the islands to a one in a lifetime event and has vowed he will not return ...
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[WATCH]: Galapagos Conservation Trust talk about holidays to the ...

A talk given by the Galapagos Conservation Trust to Pura Aventura clients on the issues and challenges around visiting the Galapagos islands. Designed to keep our clients up to date with the latest advice and thinking about holidays to ...
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What action is being taken to protect the Galapagos penguins ...

What action is being taken to protect the Galapagos penguins ... | Galapagos | Scoop.it
But, recently the Galapagos Conservation Trust launched the Sylvia Harcourt-Carrasco Bird Life Fund for Galapagos that will aim much of its efforts at conserving the population of Galapagos penguins. ...
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Galapagos Conservancy States $40000 in Damage at Darwin ...

Galapagos Conservancy States $40000 in Damage at Darwin ... | Galapagos | Scoop.it
The Galapagos Conservancy has sent out a request for donations after the Tsunami on March 11th. According to the request the 6 foot swells caused by the tsunami coincided with high-tide when it reached the island of Santa ...
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The Bizarre Story of Floreana Island, Galapagos | GringosAbroad.com

The Bizarre Story of Floreana Island, Galapagos | GringosAbroad.com | Galapagos | Scoop.it
While we were in Galapagos last month we spent some time on Floreana Island, this is a small Island with a colorful past. We heard stories of Pirates, and.
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Sante Fe Cliff Top - Galapagos

To stand at the edge of the cliff-top and just see the coastline, and as you turn to take in the view, the pacific ocean gently crashing into the rocks. It was one of those moments which make you realize where you are and what your doing there.
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Sea Shepherd :: Another Industrial Shark Fishing Vessel is Apprehended in Galapagos

Sea Shepherd :: Another Industrial Shark Fishing Vessel is Apprehended in Galapagos | Galapagos | Scoop.it
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society - Protecting oceans around the world (RT @Confessionsfilm: Another Industrial #Shark Fishing Vessel is Apprehended in #Galapagos http://t.co/KDA1OR1I...
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West Nile virus poses a serious threat to Galápagos wildlife

West Nile virus poses a serious threat to Galápagos wildlife | Galapagos | Scoop.it
West Nile virus poses a serious threat to Galápagos wildlife http://ow.ly/6BVeo via @ACarlton - @ecuadorguide what do you think?
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The Ruins of the Moment: Striated heron, Isabela Is., Galápagos ...

The Ruins of the Moment: Striated heron, Isabela Is., Galápagos ... | Galapagos | Scoop.it
This bird, on the coast just west of Puerto Villamil (Isabela Is.) is a striated heron; lava herons have much more uniform colouring. Curiously, it didn't seem interested in the abundant Sally Lightfoot crabs, but whatever it was ...
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San Cristobal Island, Galapagos Islands: Books, Art and Artists

San Cristobal Island, Galapagos Islands: Books, Art and Artists | Galapagos | Scoop.it
San Cristobal Island is one of the Galapagos Islands and its main town, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno, is the capital of all the islands. The island is connected to ... c New Era Galapagos Foundation On side street, off Malecon ...
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The Galapagos Islands in Photos

The Galapagos Islands in Photos | Galapagos | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I fulfilled a life long dream and visited the Galapagos Islands. They were beautiful. They were breathtaking...
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