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News Ecuador » Galapagos: Doing the Galapagos right

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/178433/doing-the-galapagos-right
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Growing each year in popularity, the Galapagos Islands are a highly sought-after vacation destination. It is also one of the world’s most fragile ecosystems. The appeal of this archipelago off of Ecuador’s coast can be likened to the goose that lays ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: Galápagos fights temptation of mass tourism

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/gal%C3%A1pagos-fights-temptation-of-mass-tourism/a-42497450
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Pinnacle Rock, Bartolomé Island, Galápagos Islands, Ecuador Who wouldn't want to go to a white sand beach and soak up some sun alongside a lounging iguana, or surf in waters with those lumbering tortoises swimming beside you and a rainbow of tropical ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: Why Galapagos Islands turn away tourists: to safeguard ecosystems that are ‘the crown jewel’

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/travel-leisure/article/2133122/why-galapagos-islands-turn-away-tourists-safeguard
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

“The Galapagos are the crown jewel ... We must not view tourists as the devil,” says Juan Carlos Garcia, conservation director of the WWF in Ecuador. But of course, limiting tourism here is of no help to the broader Ecuadorean economy, which operates ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: British businessman who was attacked by a 12ft shark while snorkeling in the Galapagos Islands meets the doctor who helped save his life for first time since his ordeal

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5413097/Businessman-attacked-shark-reunited-doctor.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Andrew Newman, from Dulwich, was on a snorkelling trip off the Galapagos Islands and was swimming towards a sea lion when he felt a 'vice-like grip just suddenly bang around my foot'. The 45-year-old escaped with his life after repeatedly lashing out at ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: Cannibalism, nude Germans and a murder mystery: The secret history of the Galapagos

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/south-america/ecuador/galapagos-islands/articles/the-secret-history-of-galapagos/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Their story inspired Herman Melville’s legendary novel, Moby-Dick. In 1832, Galapagos was annexed by Ecuador, which turned Floreana into a penal colony. Conditions were brutal, said Klaus, and so were the guards; many prisoners perished before the prison ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: CCAC biology students, faculty visit Galapagos Islands

News channel or source: http://triblive.com/local/allegheny/13331319-74/ccac-biology-students-faculty-visit-galapagos-islands
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Students got to observe endangered tortoises, sea lions, Galapagos penguins, blue-footed boobies ... the students experienced Latin American culture in Quito, the capital of Ecuador, where they stood on the equator, visited historic sites and shopped ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: Slow start to tuna fishery for Ecuador

News channel or source: https://www.undercurrentnews.com/2018/02/22/slow-start-to-tuna-fishery-for-ecuador/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In December and January there has been good fishing, although not abundant, south-west of the Galapagos islands ... The port of Manta, which is the largest in Ecuador, saw landings reaching almost full capacity in several months last year, Benincasa ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: Adopting the dollar has made Ecuador a success story

News channel or source: http://citizensvoice.com/opinion/adopting-the-dollar-has-made-ecuador-a-success-story-1.2301582
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

We traveled to Ecuador to see the beautiful colonial city of Quito and learn about the curious animals of the Galapagos Islands. We learned much more. Not dissimilar from its northern neighbor Venezuela, Ecuador has experienced an economic growth spurt ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: Ecuador to Expand its Marine Continental Platform

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24590&SEO=ecuador-to-expand-its-marine-continental-platform
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

As the Foreign Ministry confirmed, the measure will ensure greater mineral resources, will establish the geographic unity of continental Ecuador until the Galapagos Islands and will completely closet he limits (soil and subsoil) with the international ...

News Ecuador » Galapagos: TAME seeks codeshare partners amid turnaround

News channel or source: https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/tame-seeks-codeshare-partners-amid-turnaround-445967/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

the Galapagos Islands and Santa Rosa, says Vallejo. The airline is hoping to break even this year, and make a profit in 2019, he adds. TAME is the market leader on domestic flights in Ecuador, operating almost 39% of all domestic capacity flown in the ...