galapagos tortoise

Lonesome George, Last Surviving Galapagos Giant Tortoise, Dies
It’s a sad, sad day for animal lovers. Lonesome George, the longtime turtle mascot of the Galapagos Islands and the last of his kind, died on Sunday, officially making the Pinta Island giant tortoise extinct. The two-meter tortoise was found dead in his pen on Sunday by Fausto Llerena, his ha…