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Mission Statement

International Bird Rescue is dedicated to mitigating the human impact on aquatic birds and other wildlife, worldwide. This is achieved through emergency response, education, research and planning.


International Bird Rescue (Bird Rescue) has been saving seabirds and other aquatic birds

around the world since 1971. As well as operating two year-round aquatic bird rescue centers

in California, which care for over 5,000 birds every year, Bird Rescue's team of specialists has

led oiled bird rescue efforts in over 200 oil spills in more than 12 countries


Average Review 2 reviews

Would you recommend International Bird Rescue?

by Emily B. (January 31, 2017)
Wonderful organization with great people, I love learning about the birds there and helping IBR take care of them. Everyone is very helpful there and any skill you have can be put to use.
by Katja E. (June 18, 2013)
The people are lovely here ... friendly & funny & smart, and 101% dedicated to the birds. (My last volunteer date is only an estimate.) I volunteered with International Bird Rescue for about a year, learning a lot and loving the experience. Go help the birds! Your life will not be the same. Oh, yeah, I nearly forgot. I now have three chickens. I learned to love birds with these fine folks. You will, too, if you don't already. You've been warned. :)