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Newly Goat-Free, a Galapagos Island Awaits a Finch Renaissance

By Dan Shapley When Charles Darwin first came upon the Galapagos Islands, he wasn’t as impressed with the diversity of bird life he found there as is widely believed. It was later, at home, that his observations of the beaks … Continue reading

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Counterinsurgency: The Great Goat War –

From the Newsweek International USA: With helicopters and hunters, the Galapagos  killed of one invander. But 295 remain. by Jimmy Langmann  On Isabela Island, the feral goat used to be public enemy No. 1. No creature has done more to sully … Continue reading

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