There is no reason to feel alone during a wildlife emergency. Information and in many cases, help, are only a few mouse clicks away.
You found a bird, now what?
International Bird Rescue Research Center
Simple directions to help keep the bird safe and warm
Get help in an emergency
Animal Help Now
A resource for finding wildlife rehabilitation centers in an emergency.
A simple overview of the avian nesting cycle
Wildlife emergency: North America
International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council
How to know what constitutes an emergency and when to contact a rehabilitator
Helping injured and orphaned wildlife
Wisconsin Humane Society
Answers to common questions about injured and orphaned animals, animals in your home, wildlife diseases, and more
Hotspots Near You
In “Hotspots Near You,” we provide up-to-date information from local birders about easily accessible places to watch birds. You’ll find maps, directions, bird lists, links, contact information, and detailed descriptions of places that are great for birding close to home.