Thursday, May 23, 2013 | 9:00 AM
(Cross posted from the Official Google Blog)
The Galapagos Islands are some of the most biologically unique ecosystems in the world. Explorers and scientists alike have long studied and marveled at these islands—made famous by Charles Darwin. The Ecuadorean Government, local conservation groups and scientists are working to protect the Galapagos from threats posed by invasive species, climate change and other human impacts.
Posted by Raleigh Seamster, Project Lead, Google Maps