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Lonesome George: Galapagos Tortoise 'Was Not the Last of His Kind'


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 760 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
When Lonesome George, the last Pinta Island giant tortoise, died in June in the Galapagos, the world mourned the demise of a species - but a new report says the reptile was not so lonely after all.



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Kate A. (10)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 11:21 am
Very Interesting.
 

J. G. (53)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 12:13 pm
Glad to hear
 

michelle t. (41)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 12:59 pm
Horrible humans arew wiping out all animal species and destroying the environment
 

Marie Therese Hanulak (30)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 2:10 pm
What a handsome dude, this lonesome George was!
 

Ruth M. (252)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 2:25 pm
Good to hear
 

Christeen Anderson (551)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 2:34 pm
I have missed him since he went to animal heaven. Thank you.
 

Dianne D. (462)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 6:00 pm
Hope they can bring the species back, but so sad lonesome George had to die alone. This give man one more chance to make things right.
 

Billie C. (2)
Thursday November 22, 2012, 9:38 pm
i hope they can bring back george's kin.
 

Angela Gottschalk (0)
Friday November 23, 2012, 12:58 am
fascinating
 

Ruth S. (298)
Friday November 23, 2012, 5:42 am
I'm so happy to know that George is not the last of his kind!
 

Penny C. (80)
Friday November 23, 2012, 6:01 am
Good news,thanks Cher.
 

wayne hall (3)
Friday November 23, 2012, 8:13 am
signed and noted.
 

Diane K. (132)
Friday November 23, 2012, 8:30 am
I remember George's story! Maybe their breed will be saved with more members in it, after all.
thank you
 

Melania Padilla (185)
Friday November 23, 2012, 11:31 am
Mmmm interesting, thanks
 

Muriel Servaege (48)
Friday November 23, 2012, 1:52 pm
Glad to hear that. Interesting article Thank you, Cher.
 

Marianna molnar woods (9)
Saturday November 24, 2012, 3:06 am
thanks
 

Nancy Black (304)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 9:19 pm
Noted, tweeted, tweeted, and shared. Good to know that turtle isn't extinct; bad to know that there are so few of them..
 

Carol H. (229)
Tuesday December 11, 2012, 4:41 am
noted, thank you
 
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