Beautiful wildlife driven to extinction
Animals gone forever never to be seen again
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LIFESTYLE Extinct wildlife
Since the year 1500 CE numerous mammal species have become extinct, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Not surprisingly perhaps, their demise is mostly down to us. More alarmingly however is that several species have disappeared within the last 100 years or so.
Browse the gallery and take a look at the unlucky species you'll never see at all.