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Rock Dove (feral) - Columba livia


Island: Santa Cruz
Location: Puerto Ayora
Photographed by: Tom Holtz

This was a good news - bad news situation. The bad news, obviously, was that the globe-spanning "city pigeon" had made it to the Galápagos. The good news is that they were only seen in Puerto Ayora, the closest thing on the islands to a city.


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