Before release, Brown Pelicans are fitted with special blue bands. These large, colored bands allow citizen scientists to easily report the seabird's location in the wild – providing valuable research data.
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|October 26, 2018 |
Success Story: Rehabilitated Pelican E17’s Eight Year Journey!
This story spans eight years and crosses international borders – all wrapped up in the journey of International Bird Rescue’s most fam [...]
|October 25, 2018 |
October Open House – Fun for All!
A warm thank you to the 225+ folks who attended our Open House at the San Francisco Bay-Delta Wildlife Center on October 20th! We had a grea [...]
|October 03, 2018 |
Take a Peek At The Proposed Pacific Flyway Center
A new education center with a focus on waterbirds is poised for approval in Northern California. The Pacific Flyway Center will be built in [...]
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