This website will be renewed and is currently under construction. Meanwhile, the old version is archived at: http://www.petermaas.nl/extinct-archive/.
A group of five young male Hawaiian Crows or ‘Alalā, a bird species that has been extinct in the wild since 2002, were released into the protected Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve on 14 December […]
The last known Rabbs’ fringe-limbed tree frog (Ecnomiohyla rabborum), a male known as “Toughie” estimated to be about 12 years old, has died at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. In 2005, during a rescue mission a […]