Stranded ship in Galapagos is removed

The Galapaface I, a cargo ship that ran aground on May 9 in the Galapagos Islands, was refloated and removed from the marine reserve yesterday, according to the Galapagos National Park (GNP). The ship was towed to a point situated 20 miles east off the marine reserve of the...

DPNG works to salvage ship after running aground

Around 45 tanks with lubricating oil were evacuated this monday from the vessel Galapaface I, stranded since may 9 in front of the San Cristobal island in Galápagos, said the Galápagos National Park Directorate (DPNG for its spanish acronym). The Emergency Operations Committee...