Biodiversity & Why It Matters
The islands’ unique ecology has allowed for its large biodiversity and high number of species found only in the Galapagos.
Return to the Wild | 2009

Washington Tapia spends about 100 days every year scouring the Galápagos
Islands for locations to reintroduce endangered tortoises into the wild.

"Tourists generally have the idea that Galapagos is a totally natural place."
-Washington Tapia