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Your Scene: Santa Cruz Island in the Galapagos Islands

A daily feature highlighting photos from Times readers.

April 06, 2011
  • A local fish market attracts the attention of some interested passersby on Santa Cruz Island.
A local fish market attracts the attention of some interested passersby… (Nancee Wells )

During a trip to the Galapagos Island, Laguna Beach resident Nancee Wells visited a fish market and happened upon this scene.

"After visiting the giant tortoise at the Darwin Research Station on Santa Cruz Island, we were walking down the street and stopped at the fish market, where even the local animals were shopping!" she said.

Located about 600 miles west of Ecuador, Santa Cruz Island is the second largest of the 15 major Galapagos Islands. For more on the Galapagos, check out "Evolution Runs Wild on Ecuador's Galapagos Islands."

View past photos we've featured. To upload your own, visit our reader travel photo gallery. When you upload your photo, tell us where it was taken and when. The more we know about the photo, the more likely it is that we'll feature it in our daily "Your Scene" posts here. To help us credit you properly, please include your name and city of residence.

-- Jason La

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