June 25, 2010

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a leading teaching and research hospital for native wildlife, released a Bald Eagle on Monday, June 28, 2010 at Beaverdam Park in Gloucester, Virginia.   [A number of photos and videos from the eagle release have been posted on the Norfolk Eagles Support Team International website.]      

June 21, 2010
The Wildlife Center of Virginia is receiving many inquiries from people wishing to donate services, money or materials to help the wildlife affected by the recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.  This outpouring of concern and generosity is very gratifying, but we are urging people to be prudent in their decisions.  At this time, there are very limited opportunities for volunteers to participate in the care of wildlife in the region, and very limited opportunities to make a direct difference for oiled wildlife through your financial gifts.  Wil
June 21, 2010
Monday, June 14, 2010:
June 21, 2010
Conclusions and Next Steps: Even before we got home, the team started to work on a report from the trip, and a set of recommendations.   Without going into too many details at this point, I will simply say that we were of one mind – much more work needs to be put into the rescue and recovery of oiled wildlife, and steps need to be taken today to create the means to monitor wildlife and environmental health into the future. 
June 18, 2010
Sunday, June 13, 2010