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Isla Isabella - Punta Moreno, Galapagos Islands (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Isla Isabella - Punta Moreno, Galapagos Islands

Map of Isla Isabella - Punta Moreno, Galapagos Islands

Striated Heron (Butorides striatus) Striated Heron (Butorides striatus) Galapagos Penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus) Galapagos Penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus) Juvenile Galapagos Penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus) White Tipped Reef Shark (Triaenodon obesus)
Green Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas) Magnificent Frigatebird (Fregata magnificens) Female Great Frigatebird (Fregata minor)

This area had a lot of exposed aa, and there is an 18 mile wide strip of it that will supposedly keep the goats away from the north end of the island. You can see an interesting tidal pool here.


Galapagos Islands

12/2/2006: Day 5 of the 8 day expedition on the S.S. Samba.

Previous Visit (Isla Isabella - Puerta Villamil: 12/1/2006)
Next Visit (Isla Fernandina - Punta Espinosa: 12/3/2006)

Species Recorded (13)

Birds ( 7 )

Penguins ( Spheniscidae )
Galapagos Penguin - Spheniscus mendiculus

Storm Petrels ( Hydrobatidae )
Wedge-rumped Storm-Petrel - Hydrobates tethys

Frigatebirds ( Fregatidae )
Magnificent Frigatebird - Fregata magnificens
Great Frigatebird - Fregata minor

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Striated Heron - Butorides striata

Swans, Geese, and Ducks ( Anatidae )
Blue-winged Teal - Spatula discors

Rails, Gallinules, and Allies ( Rallidae )
Common Gallinule - Gallinula galeata


Galapagos Islands


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