Extinct or Alive

Extinct or Alive

  • 2018
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.5  (270)

In this series, an adventure travels around the world looking for evidence that some species that were thought to be extinct may actually be surviving in remote habitats. As is usually the case with this type of series, he's unlikely to find what he's looking for, but CGI and editing make the quest exciting anyway.

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Southern Rocky Mountain Wolf
10. Southern Rocky Mountain Wolf
December 18, 2019
In Vietnam, Forrest treks through the world's largest cave searching for the Saola in a hidden oasis. Then, he heads home to California in search of the Southern Rocky Mountain Wolf which hasn't been seen in almost 80 years.
The Asian Unicorn
9. The Asian Unicorn
December 18, 2019
In Vietnam, Forrest treks through the world's largest cave searching for the Saola in a hidden oasis. Then, he heads home to California in search of the Southern Rocky Mountain Wolf which hasn't been seen in almost 80 years.
Ivory Billed Woodpecker of the Bayou
8. Ivory Billed Woodpecker of the Bayou
December 11, 2019
Forrest is determined to find out if the famously reclusive Ivory Billed Woodpecker still exists. The alligator and poisonous snake infested swamps of Louisiana make for a challenging mission, but he is prepared for anything.
Colombian Dinosaur
7. Colombian Dinosaur
December 4, 2019
Deep in the jungles of Colombia, Forrest is on a mission to prove the Rio Apaporis Caiman still exists. Locals believe this crocodilian resides within a lawless land inhabited by guerilla rebels, kidnappers, and deadly predators.
The Hidden Turtle of Vietnam
6. The Hidden Turtle of Vietnam
November 27, 2019
In Vietnam, Forrest teams up with a conservation group to save the largest turtle species in the world from extinction. Using cutting edge technology, they attempt to find a suitor for the last and only surviving Giant Softshell.
Madagascar Dwarf Hippo
5. Madagascar Dwarf Hippo
November 20, 2019
Known for being a pint-size version of its African cousin, the Malagasy Dwarf Hippo has been written off as extinct for 1000 years. Forrest and a local biologist to trek through the bush of Madagascar to prove it still survives.
The Caribbean Monk Seal
4. The Caribbean Monk Seal
November 13, 2019
The team tries to look for the extinct Caribbean monk seal.
The Legendary Cape Lion
3. The Legendary Cape Lion
November 6, 2019
Forrest ventures home to Zimbabwe in search of the mysterious Cape lion; he and the crew navigate the African bush determined to get DNA proof, facing threats of charging rhinos and huge prides of lions.
The Dracula Monkey of Borneo
2. The Dracula Monkey of Borneo
October 30, 2019
Forrest returns to the volcanic islands of Indonesia to find the Millers Grizzled Langur, otherwise known as the Dracula monkey. When locals inform him of an illegal pet market, his search quickly evolves into a rescue mission.
The Galapagos Giant
1. The Galapagos Giant
October 23, 2019
Forrest is in the Galapagos seeking the Fernandina Tortoise, an animal that was only seen once, over 100 years ago. The clues are here, along with an abundance of incredibly unique species, raising hopes of a historic discovery.
The Pondicherry Shark
101. The Pondicherry Shark
October 16, 2019
Forrest Galante heads to the Maldives to find the supposedly extinct pondicherry shark a rare species last seen in the 1970s. Unidentified sharks in the area have led many to believe it's alive and Forrest is determined to prove it's not extinct.
Extinct or Alive
Extinct or Alive

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In this series, an adventure travels around the world looking for evidence that some species that were thought to be extinct may actually be surviving in remote habitats. As is usually the case with this type of series, he's unlikely to find what he's looking for, but CGI and editing make the quest exciting anyway.Extinct or Alive is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (19 episodes). The series first aired on June 10, 2018.

Extinct or Alive is available for streaming on the Animal Planet website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Extinct or Alive on demand at Philo, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, FuboTV, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV, Animal Planet, Science Channel and Discovery Life.

  • Premiere Date
    June 10, 2018
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (270)