Crisis in the Galapagos: Chinese fishing fleets and COVID-19 threaten a natural wonder

Credit: WorldNews- Published on October 18, 2020
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, Ecuador — Just south of the Galapagos’ Marchena Island, there’s a dive spot known by locals as the “fish arena.” There, within the choppy, cool waters of the Pacific, thousands of colorful fish swim in schools, lobsters poke their long antennae out of rocky outcrops, dolphins bear their young and...
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