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Humans, History and Ecology in Galápagos The Hacienda El Progreso

Laguna El Junco 2015


Description:
Laguna El Junco is a water-filled explosion crater at the 700 masl summit of an ancient caldera rim. It was the major water supply for the Hacienda El Progreso. Martínez (1915:51) mentioned that at one point Cobos had attempted to measure the depth of El Junco but stopped at 50 m, although It is believed to have a maximum depth of 6 m.
Subjects:
Hacienda El Progreso
Subjects Facet:
San Cristóbal Island (Galapagos Islands); Mountains; Water
Creator:
Dr. Peter W. Stahl
Publisher:
University of Victoria Libraries
Contributors:
Dr. Peter Stahl
Date:
2015
Date searchable:
2015
Date searchable:
2015-07-15
Genre:
Digital image
Genre Facet:
Digital image
Format:
image
Identifier:
IMGP2698
Rights:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial
Location(s):
El Progreso, (Galapagos Islands);Galapagos Islands
Location(s) Facet:
El Progreso, (Galapagos Islands);Galapagos Islands
Date Digitized:
2015