Beagle's Journey

Timeline created by emilyoconnor18
  • Plymouth, England

    Charles Darwin embarks the HMS Beagle at age 22
  • Punta Alta, Argentina

    Charles Darwin continutes to make his observations and finds giant fossils
  • Tierra del Fuego

    Captain Robert Fitzroy returns the native people he took to England back to their tribe
  • Salvador, Brazil

    Charles Darwin explores the rainforests for the first time
  • Cape Verde Islands

    Darwin makes his first observations
  • Crossing the Equator

    Darwin crosses the equator and has to undergo shaving
  • Rio Negro, Argentina

    Darwin explores the fertile lowland area (known as Pampas)
  • Falkland Islands

    Darwin finds barren
  • Chiloe Islands, Chile

    Darwin sees Mount Osorno erupt
  • Galapagoes Islands

    Darwin discovers many new species
  • Cape Town, South Africa

    Darwin sees limestones that reach the height of 3,500 feet
  • Bahia and Pernambuco, South America

    Darwin discovers many incredble creatures
  • Sydney, Australia

    Darwin feeels prideful about being an Englishman
  • Mauritius

    Darwin sees the sea coast
  • Falmouth, England

    Darwin finally reaches home on this day
  • Cocos Island

    He studies coral reefs