Galápagos Islands: Archipiélago de Colón, Ecuador (South America) Editor Sat, 07/27/2019 - 18:26
The Galápagos Islands (Archipiélago de Colón), are an archipelago of volcanic islands in the Pacific Ocean, roughly 600 miles west of continental Ecuador. The islands are known for their large number of endemic species and were studied by Charles Darwin during the second voyage of HMS Beagle.

Galápagos Islands: Galápagos National Park, Marine Reserve and Biosphere Reserve (Ecuador)

Situated in the Pacific Ocean some 600+ miles from the South American continent, these islands, islets and surrounding waters have been called a unique 'living museum and showcase of evolution'. Located at the confluence of three ocean currents, the Galápagos are a melting pot of marine species.
Machalilla National Park (Ecuador) Editor Thu, 01/17/2019 - 20:20
Machalilla National Park rests along Ecuador's Pacific coast. It incorporates beaches, fog forest, dry forest, small islands and two larger islands, Salango and Isla de la Plata. Many of the large mammals in Machalilla National Park are regionally and locally endangered.