Our mission is a unique mix of hands-on animal care, wildlife emergency leadership and advocacy for aquatic bird species worldwide. Stay connected with our work to save seabirds through the Every Bird Matters blog. (Photo by Vincent Legendre)
Giving Hope Where There is Harm
Live from our San Francisco Bay center: A mix of Eared Grebes and Pied-billed Grebes in an outdoor pelagic pool.
Members of International Bird Rescue ensure our ability to care for thousands of birds every year. Join and be a part of this unique team! (Photo by Martha de Jong-Lantink)
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!
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.
A legend in the world of oiled wildlife care, International Bird Rescue executive director Jay Holcomb died in June at age 63. You can be a part of his continued legacy.
From The New York Times to The Today Show, our work has made headlines throughout 2014. Check out some of this coverage here.
Our Adopt a Bird program is a meaningful way to honor loved ones on special occassions, or just to show that you care. Starting at just $25, adoptions symbolically represent your generous support for wildlife.
There's a good chance that we've saved wildlife in areas of the world where you do business. Let's work together!
Volunteer your time to help rehabilitate aquatic birds.
Your generous donations will help us rescue and rehabilitate thousands birds from around the world.
Gifts of Stock
A gift of securities pays big dividends for the birds!
Visit our Wish Lists
Our Amazon.com wish lists have a wide variety of products we depend upon every day.
Shop the Store
Every purchase you make supports International Bird Rescue’s lifesaving work.
|November 19, 2014 |
Postcard from Brazil: Celebrating Aiuká’s new (and stunning) oiled wildlife rehabilitation center
Magellanic Penguin via Wikimedia Commons If you had followed around the late International Bird Rescue executive director Jay Holcomb long e [...]
|November 11, 2014 |
Plastic ingestion measured in seabird feather oil
Northern Fulmar, photo by Cheryl Reynolds With the rise of global industrialization and a rapidly expanding consumer culture, marine plastic [...]
|November 11, 2014 |
Sharing our rehabilitation expertise with California colleagues
Photo by Karen Schuenemann This past weekend, International Bird Rescue veterinarian Dr. Rebecca Duerr and operations manager Julie Skoglund [...]
Report sightings of banded pelicans here.
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.