The Last Carolina Parakeet and Other Endlings

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Feb 21, 201832m
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The Last Carolina Parakeet and Other Endlings
Feb 21 '1832m
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On February 21, 1918, the last known Carolina parakeet died at the Cincinnati Zoo. We examine the stories of this endling and two others to see how abundant species can quickly become extinct.

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