All hands were on deck for this critical effort to rescue birds caught in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, which impacted birds and other wildlife all over the Gulf of Mexico region. A large response team from Bird Rescue worked tirelessly alongside long-time colleagues Tri-State Bird Rescue.
There's a good chance that we've saved wildlife in areas of the world where you do business. Let's work together!
We've teamed up with our partners at Dawn Saves Wildlife to give a behind-the-scenes look at caring for oiled birds. Click here to find out more!
Enjoy the live streaming BirdCams at our two California wildlife centers!
In honor of our 45 years of service, we ask you to join us as an official member of Bird Rescue for $45. We will mail you an "in the flock" exclusive car decal, while supplies last.
International Bird Rescue provides a hand-picked team of professional emergency managers, wildlife rehabilitators, biologists and veterinarians to manage each aspect of a wildlife response.
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Who We Are
A 3-minute video on our team's lifesaving work.
The Annual Report
A comprehensive look at our accomplishments.
How Does International Bird Rescue Help Oiled Birds?
Learn about the process of rehabilitating oiled birds.
Why Retain International Bird Rescue?
Learn what makes International Bird Rescue a global expert in bird rescue and rehabilitation.