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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|July 16, 2017 |
Photo of the Week: Baby Green Herons
Just when we thought baby season was starting to slow down, these three orphaned Green Heron chicks came into care this week because of huma [...]
|July 01, 2017 |
Photo of the Week: Oiled Great Egret is clean again
This week, a contaminated Great Egret arrived at our Los Angeles wildlife center. Rescued in Huntington Beach, CA, it was covered over 100% [...]
|June 26, 2017 |
Photo of the Week: Injured Heron Nestling from Oakland Emergency
Thanks to fast action by bird lovers in Oakland, CA, a dozen injured and scared herons and egrets are safely in care this week at our San Fr [...]
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Who We Are
A 3-minute video on our team's lifesaving work.
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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.