Visiting Isla Santa Cruz in the Galápagos Archipelago

Charles Darwin Research Station (continued)

Mockingbirds. In the first picture, the mockingbird is in the process of gulping down a red berry.

One of the species of finches that Darwin studied.   A brown pelican in a mangrove tree.

Mangrove trees along the rocky shoreline. One of the trails you can follow starts on shore and passes through dense mangroves then leads out onto a concrete pier.

Galapagos saltbush, Cryptocarpus pyriformis.  

Previous Page   Next Page   Section Contents Page   Main Contents Page   Sailboat Cruising Page   Home Page