Hood Island

Jun 18, 2018 - National Geographic Islander


This is the oldest island in the Galapagos; it has one of the largest amounts of endemic species in the whole archipelago. Amongst them, the most tropical albatross in the world.

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Socrates Tomala

Naturalist/Certified Photo Instructor

Socrates was raised on Santa Cruz Island located in the heart of Galapagos Archipelago.  After a childhood filled with swimming, scuba diving, rock climbing and volunteering in conservation projects, he grew very passionate about the outdoors and the natural world. 

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