It's important becuase he found Ecuador.
Because those islands hold species that are unique only to those islands.
It ended the spanish rule
Without this they wouldnt know where there boaders were.
Because these islands are home to very rare species, that only live on these islands.
They switched there currency into the U.S dollar
Because they tryed to keep drug free country.
Because it shows struture in there government
Shows our relatiions with the world