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Last-Of-His-Kind Galapagos Tortoise Dies At 100

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Lonesome George, the last remaining tortoise of his kind and a conservation icon, died on Sunday of unknown causes, the Galapagos National Park said. He was thought to be about 100 years old. Lonesome George was found in 1972 and had become a symbol..


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Naoko i (257)
Sunday June 24, 2012, 6:32 pm
Sad news...R.I.P George.

Naoko i (257)
Sunday June 24, 2012, 6:48 pm
And I hope you find many friends over there..

pam w (139)
Sunday June 24, 2012, 7:47 pm
AWWW....I ''met'' George. These animals are so intriguing.....

aj E (164)
Monday June 25, 2012, 4:57 pm
sadly noted.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Monday June 25, 2012, 5:19 pm
RIP Lonely George.

Kerrie G (116)
Tuesday June 26, 2012, 2:11 am
Noted, thanks.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 26, 2012, 3:01 am
So sad. RIP George.

Justin M (2)
Tuesday June 26, 2012, 5:29 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 26, 2012, 8:33 am
noted with sadness.

Suzanne L (89)
Tuesday June 26, 2012, 10:06 am
Sadly noted.

Bob P (394)
Wednesday June 27, 2012, 5:41 pm
sad news
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