This book showcases the evolution and peculiarities of this unique place, from the formation of the volcanic islands to the colonization by plants, animals and (more recently) humans. Many questions are answered in 6 different chapters. More than 330 full-color photographs and illustrations will take you on a visual tour, while learning about the latest science and research activities that contribute to the conservation of the islands. Moreover, an illustrated guide identifies more than 125 commonly seen species of animals and plants.
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