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  • October 16, 2015

    Careers in Conservation  »

    Piedad Lincango gives us an insight into her work in Galapagos and answers your questions on how to become a scientist working in amazing places like the Galapagos Islands. Have you been inspired to work in the conservation world? Let us know in the comments down below! 0   Be the 1st to vote.

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  • July 10, 2015

    Renewable Energy and Sustainable Construction  »

    The majority of the Galapagos Islands are protected with just 3% of land reserved for farming and housing. In recent years, the area of developed land has increased due to the thriving tourist industry. This poses a problem because there is a lack of clean energy, water and construction materials on the Islands, all of read more

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  • July 2, 2015

    Drawing Galapagos Part 2  »

    My name is Matthew Isteed and I am an artist studying 3D modelling and animation at London Metropolitan University. As part of a work-placement with the Galapagos Conservation Trust (GCT), I have been creating some pieces based upon one of the Galapagos Islands’ most famous residents, the Galapagos giant tortoise. In Drawing Galapagos Part 1, read more

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  • June 17, 2015

    A Special Archipelago Part 3: Climate and Terrestrial Life  »

    As we have learnt from the first two blogs in this series, the oceans around the Galapagos Islands are a unique environment, home to incredible creatures of all kinds. If you missed the last blog, you can read at A Special Archipelago Part 2: Marine Life. In this blog we will be looking at how read more

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  • June 2, 2015

    Drawing Galapagos Part 1  »

    My name is Matthew Isteed and I am an artist studying BSc Games Modelling Animation and Effects at London Metropolitan University. As part of a work-placement with the Galapagos Conservation Trust (GCT), I have been creating some pieces based upon one of the Galapagos Islands’ most famous residents, the Galapagos giant tortoise. At the start read more

    Galapagos Graphics: Drawing Galapagos Banner © Matthew Isteed