17 Animals That Became Extinct In Our Lifetime

This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Alaotra Grebe, 2010 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Baiji or Yangtze River Dolphin, 2006 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Canarian Oystercatcher, 1994 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Caribbean Monk Seal, 2008 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Conondale Gastric-brooding Frog, 1983 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Dusky Seaside Sparrow This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Golden Toad, 1989 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Ivory-billed Woodpecker, 1994 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Japanese Sea Lion, 1974 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Javan Tiger, 1994 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Mariana Mallard, 2004 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Mexican Grizzly Bear, 1964 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Pinta Island Tortoise, June 24, 2012 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Poʻouli or Black-faced Honeycreeper, 2004 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Pyrenean Ibex, 2000 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Saint Helena Earwig, 1967 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
Western Black Rhinoceros, 2011 This week the world lost Lonesome George, the last remain Pinta Island Tortoise in the world, and with his death and entire species has been wiped from the face of the earth forever. The Pinta Island Tortoise isn't the only species that has become extinct in recent years.
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