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April 1, 2010

Latest update on Pelican crisis: Video report

Since January 1, 2010, IBRRC has treated nearly 550 pelicans at its two bird rescue centers in California.

Jay Holcomb, IBRRC’s Executive Director updates viewers on the cause and treatment of the Brown Pelican collected starving, wet and cold in Southern and Central California. A total of 322 birds have been returned to the wild.

To date at both centers, the total numbers of pelicans include:

545 Treated

322 Released

165 Died/Euthanized

90 In care


One Response to “Latest update on Pelican crisis: Video report”

  1. Jean S. Says:

    Excellent video and explanation!

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