Animals of the Galápagos

A look at 6 species who call the isolated Galápagos islands home.

Galapagos Blue-Footed Boobie
Blue-footed boobies soar overhead in abundanceJad Davenport
Galapagos Giant Tortoise
The giant tortoises represent the best survivors of the Galápagos return to Animals of the GalápagosJad Davenport
Galapagos Marine Iguanas
Marine iguanas, the world’s only aquatic lizard, show no fear of humans return to Animals of the GalápagosJad Davenport
Galapagos Penguins
Penguins zoom by, chasing baitfish, flipping and banking return to Animals of the GalápagosJad Davenport
Galapagos Sally Lightfoot Crabs
Colorful sally lightfoot crabs scavenge the lava rocks on the Galápagos return to Animals of the GalápagosJad Davenport
Galapagos Sea Lions
A sea lion takes a break amid the struggle for existence return to Animals of the GalápagosJad Davenport