Galapagos and Ecuador maps

These islands are about 600km from the mainland
These islands are about 1,000km from the mainland

In one of my classes we looked at the damage being done by tourism to the Galapagos Islands. These islands are part of the country of Ecuador.

The capital city is Quito
The capital city is Quito

The Galapagos tourists bring a great deal of money to Ecuador, which is not a very rich country, but the unique animals and plants in the Galapagos are in danger.

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