Schedule for the day.
Brown Noddy... they live on sardines.
Quality and number of barnacles are signs of how healthy the eco system is in the area.
These are Sally Lightfoot Crabs. The young ones are black and the red ones are mature adults.
Blue Footed Booby and chick.
Sea Lion... a young male who is came out of the water to rest after a swim.
Baby Sea Lion.
Fur Seal sleeping on the cliff rocks.
Prickly Pear Cactus.
Blue Footed Booby.
Fur Seals have shorter snouts and smaller ears than Sea Lions.
An old Brown Pelican. As a bird ages it's feathers loose their lustre.
Our view from inside the cave.
Yellow Crown Herren.
Landscape of the Lava Island is a tropical desert. White tree in the center is not dead. It is waiting to bloom in summer.
Round red and black dotted disks are Sea Stars.
Example of monuments on every island explaining that this is a protected area.
Cactus is beginning to blossom with yellow flowers. It is Spring in Galapagos.
Many large Marine Iguanas.
Example of striation of lava rock... can see the pattern where lava flowed and cooled.
Fantastic textured lava rock formation.
Yellow Crown Brown Herren.
Another look at the Yellow Crown Brown Herren.
Pencil Sea Urchin.
10 day old baby Sea Lion pup.