Tortoise Rediscovered

March 5, 2019

Scientists working for Animal Planet have rediscovered a species of tortoise on the Galapagos islands thought to have been extinct for over a hundred years.

The Fernandina Tortoise has been traced with the use of thermal imaging drones and other night vision equipment.

You can read the whole story here.

You can also read a fascinating account of this discovery on National Geographic website.

Photo: Galapagos National Park Directorate