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Galapagos giant tortoise

Introduction – Downloads – Supporting Resources Giant tortoises once inhabited all the continents on Earth, with the exception of Antarctica. As the human population grew and people began to colonise new areas, the large tortoises were hunted, providing an easy, and apparently rather tasty food source to settlers. The giant tortoises were hunted to extinction. Only oceanic […]