One single tear to commemorate each incalculable loss. This page contains a list of recently extinct species whose demise we undoubtedly contributed to, followed by an on-going photographic commentary of the burgeoning American wasteland. No text is included as the photos speak for themselves far more eloquently than any words.
Dusky Seaside Sparrow (Ammodramus maritimus nigrescens ) Year of extinction: 1987
Aldabra Brush Warbler (Nesillas aldabrana ) Year of extinction: 1986
Pyrenean Ibex (Capra pyrenaica pyrenaica) Year of extinction: 2000
Passenger pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) Year of extinction: 1914
Javan tiger (Panthera tigris sondaica) Year of extinction: 1979
Xerces blue (Glaucopsyche xerces) Year of extinction: 1943
THE AMERICAN WASTELAND