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March 15, 2018
Founder of Bird Rescue Celebrates 81 Years of Inspired Living

In 1971, when she was just 34 years old, Alice Berkner did something that had never been done before: she faced down the seemingly impossibl [...]

March 15, 2018
Ventura 2018 Mystery Oiled Seabird Response

By Kylie Clatterbuck, Los Angeles Wildlife Center Manager Late last month International Bird Rescue received the news that our friends at Sa [...]

March 06, 2018
Pelagic boating tours offer opportunities for sighting blue-banded Brown Pelicans

  Editor’s Note: Thank you to our long time employee, Suzie Kosina, for preparing this piece.  When we release our rehabilitated [...]


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