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Since 1971, International Bird Rescue (Bird Rescue) has provided oiled wildlife collection, rehabilitation and documentation services on an assured basis for companies that transport or hold petroleum products. The appropriate state, provincial and federal resource trustees direct these services under agreed-upon criteria. In the U.S., the Oil Pollution Act (OPA) 90 mandates wildlife response during oil spills and a successful response requires...
International Bird Rescue provides a trained, experienced team of professional emergency managers, wildlife rehabilitators, biologists and veterinarians to manage each aspect of a wildlife response. Bird Rescue mixes professional responders with local resources, building pre-trained or convergent volunteers and other organizations into a wildlife team.
International Bird Rescue provides industry and governments specialized contingency planning for oiled wildlife including personnel, facilities and equipment. Bird Rescue can assist in wildlife risk assessment, facility design, procurement of equipment stockpiles, and first responder training.
wildlife response and rehabilitation continues to be a growing and fast-changing field. It is exciting and challenging at the same time. We strongly feel that the working professionals are the ones who are responsible for advancing their field. Therefore, research devoted to improving this profession is consistent and remains an important aspect of International Bird Rescue.