WATCHING THE TOURISTS GO BY

Category: Nature

 

Photo and caption by THOMAS BLASZCZYK

THE SALLY LIGHTFOOT CRAB IS JUST ONE OF THE MANY EXOTIC CREATURES ON THE GALAPAGOS ARCHIPELAGO WHO HAVE NO FEAR OF HUMANS AS WE ARE NOT ALLOWED TO FEED MUCH LESS HUNT ANY OF THE INHABITANTS. IT IS ILLEGAL TO BRING ANY FOOD TO THE ISLANDS EVEN AN APPLE LEST A SEED FALL AND GERMINATE CREATING A FOOD THAT IS NOT NATIVE TO THE AREA.

Location: GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR

 

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