Explore Ecuador & Galapagos: UWBG Study Tour

September 12th, 2012 by Sarah Reichard, UW Botanic Gardens Director

We are pleased to announce a UWBG trip to the place where Darwin first developed his ideas about evolution – the Galápagos Islands and Ecuador.

Photo credit: Claudiah

Photo credit: Claudiah

Join Director Sarah Reichard for a trip June 5-19, 2013, as we explore the Quito Botanical Garden, hike trails in the Amazon, and explore the Galápagos Islands on a yacht. We will see the birds and tortoises that inspired Darwin and climb the volcanoes of the Islands. For more information review the itinerary . To sign up for the trip or to receive more information,  you can register at Holbrook Travel. The deadline for booking the trip has been extended until all spaces on the tour boat are filled.

A portion of the tour fee is a tax-deductible donation to the Education program at UWBG.

Mockingbird photo by Reinier Munguia

Sea lion by Reinier Munguia

Pinnacle Rock photo by Reinier Munguia