GALÁPAGOS ISLANDS – SUMMER 2022: Tortuga Bay and Isabela Island

Day 5: Microplastics activity - All of the microplastics we found in small groups Today we ventured to Tortuga Bay to learn about microplastics and their impact on the environment. We were divided into four groups and assigned a 2ft x 2ft area to sift for microplastics; there were different types we were categorizing pellets, [...]

Galápagos Islands – Summer 2022: Pre-departure

Hello friends! I will start by introducing myself, my name is Aleah Bartosiewicz and I am a senior graduating at the beginning of August. My final credits will be completed through doing this amazing research based study abroad! Our focuses will include studying the giant tortoises and the impact invasive species are having on the [...]