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Approaching inlet at Elizabeth Bay


Island: Isabela
Location: Elizabeth Bay
Year: 2004


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Sea lion in Elizabeth Bay inlet


Island: Isabela
Location: Elizabeth Bay
Year: 2004


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Red mangroves and palo santos


Note: Red mangroves can use salt water. For this reason they are the backbone of the "mangrove environment" in which groundwater is saline. Palo santos (the white trees) cannot tolerate salt water. It thus appears that at this one spot, salt water infiltration barely occurs.
Island: Isabela
Location: Elizabeth Bay
Year: 2004


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Marielas islets


Note: It wasn't Christmas. The islets are coated with guano.
Island: Isabela
Location: Elizabeth Bay
Year: 2004