The marine life show
After several attempts to protect the surrounding waters, in March 13, 1996, the Galapagos Marine Reserve was declared with 70.000 square Km. and 1.400 Km of coast.
- In 1990 shark fishing was prohibited
- In 1992 the Galapagos was declared a "Whale's Sanctuary".
- In 1985 United Nations declared the Galapagos a "Reserve of the Biosphere"
- In 1989 CEDAM Intl. Declared the Galapagos "One of the seven underwater wonders of the world"
In 2001 was declared "Natural Heritage"