Ecuador is mentioned in the title but is not the only country where deforestation is putting at risk the survival of one of the big predator species in the hemisphere. Thanks to Kimberley Brown, writing in the Guardian, for her reporting from our neighborhood to the south on one of the animals we have featured […]

via Big Cats Of The South, Present & Future — La Paz Group

THIS IS THE COUNTRY THAT ADMINISTERS GALAPAGOS, ALSO.

With all the magnificent sights on the shores of the Galapagos Islands, crabs are not usually the first creature our eyes behold. But the Galapagos crabs, like other crab species, are fascinating. The two species we saw most were the Sally Lightfoot and hermit crabs. Sally Lightfoot Crabs are most […]

via Galapagos Crabs — Jet Eliot