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Galapagos - Darwin's Enchanted Isles - page 2 of 7

Brackish lagoon on Santa Cruz at Dragon Hill with Greater Flamingos. 7 November 2014.

 

Greater Flamingo

 

Juan explains about a dead Marine Iguana on South Plaza

 

Land Iguana Conolophus subcristatus on South Plaza. 8 November 2014.

 

Short-eared Owl resting quietly beside the trail, unperturbed by the people watching. South Plaza on 8 November 2014

 

Remnants of storm-petrels and Galapagos Shearwaters were everywhere, showing that the Short-eared Owl was preying on these seabirds, which nest in large colonies on the cliffs of South Plaza. 8 November 2014.

 

Yellow Warbler in Galapagos looks different from the Yellow Warbler that we are familiar with in Ontario. The male has a bright orange cap. South Plaza on 8 November 2014

 

Galapagos Carpetweed turns a brilliant red during the dry season. South Plaza on 8 November 2014.

 

Swallow-tailed Gull chick on South Plaza. 8 November 2014.

 

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