Top 8 Extinct North American Mammals


Passenger Pigeon

Once abundant, extinct due to hunting and habitat loss.

American Mastodon

Ancient relative of elephants, extinct thousands of years ago.

Carolina Parakeet

Colorful bird, vanished from North America in the early 20th century.

Giant Short-Faced Bear

Enormous bear species, went extinct during the Ice Age.

Steller's Sea Cow

Massive marine mammal, hunted to extinction in 18th century.

Eastern Elk

Large elk species, hunted to extinction in the 19th century.

Labrador Duck

Unique sea duck, disappeared in the mid-1800s.

Western Black Rhinoceros

Subspecies of black rhino, extinct in the 20th century.

SWIPE UP TO LEARN MORE!

Read More
More Posts
The Hidden Talent of Swimming Squirrels
The World Biggest Hog Ever Caught
Exploring the Fox Population in Oklahoma