Here's my piece for the wonderful 'Ghosts of Gone Birds' project opening in Brighton on November inspired by Martha, the very last passenger pigeon. It still needs colouring, but I'm also having a set of black and white prints made by Hato Press.
Martha, the Last Passenger Pigeon (mural by John A. She died 100 years ago and was the last of her kind.
Passenger pigeon was found in North America it got extinct because it was cheap source of food especially for poors and slaves. The last pigeon named Martha died alone at Cincinnati zoo Ohio in 1914 about 100 years ago:(