Saturday, February 20, 2010

What is sickening and killing California's Brown Pelicans?

Courtesy of USF&WS

"Right now, rescue centers are inundated with sick pelicans. Another IBRRC site in San Pedro has 200 birds, and the San Francisco Oiled Wildlife Care and Education Center (also run by the IBRRC) is treating another 100. The IBRRC alone is spending $1,000 a day to feed and care for the birds. Another group called Pacific Wildlife Care estimates it costs $500 to care for and rehabilitate a sick pelican."

Link:  Full Article from Scientific American

Link:  Donate to Pacific Wildlife Care

Link:  Donate to the IBRRC

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