The Human Dimension & Why It Matters
The expanding tourism industry has impacted the Galapagos’ local population by contributing to economic change and social issues.
The Local Way | 2009

Rosa Irene Sánchez describes Santa Cruz as a mestizaje, a melting pot of Ecuadorian culture and races. The pace of life may be slow there, but that does not mean it’s an easy place to live.

"We are all one and we all get along."
-Rosa Irene Sánchez