WRNBC Member Facilities

Elizabeth’s Wildlife Centre, Abbotsford, BC
Gabriola Rescue of Wildlife Society (GROWLS) – Gabriola Island
Gibsons Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre – Gibsons
Island Wildlife Natural Care Centre – Salt Spring Island
BC Wildlife Park Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre – Kamloops
Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society – Courtenay
North Island Wildlife Rehabilitation Association – Errington
Orphaned Wildlife Rehabilitation Society (OWL) – Delta
Prince Rupert Wildlife Rehabilitation Shelter – Prince Rupert
BCSPCA Wild Animal Rehabilitation Centre (WildARC) – Victoria
Wildlife Rescue Association of BC (WRA) – Burnaby
Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue – Vancouver
Northern Lights Wildlife Society – Smithers

Oil Spill Response:
Focus Wildlife Canada
Oiled Wildlife Society of BC (equipment and contingency planning)
Oiled Wildlife Trust (OWT)
Report a Spill (in BC) – 1-800-663-3456

Government Links
BC Ministry of Environment
Canadian Wildlife Service
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
Environment Canada
Parks Canada
BC Wildlife Act

Hunting & Trapping Regulation (synopsis)
Migratory Birds Convention Act (federally regulated birds)
BC Species and Ecosystem Explorer (conservation status and ecology)

BC Hydro
Morris Animal Foundation
National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association Grants
Vancouver Foundation

The following websites have been reviewed and approved for members by the WRNBC Board of Directors. If you wish to have a website link added to this list please email the BOD at, and the website will be evaluated at the next quarterly BOD meeting.

Wildlife Rehabilitation Networks

International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council (IWRC)
National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA)

CANADA (to locate a rehabilitator in a particular province)
Alberta – Alberta Wildlife Rehabilitators’ Association
Saskatchewan – Wildlife Rehabilitation Society of Saskatchewan
Manitoba – Manitoba Wildlife Rehabilitation Organization & Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Center
Ontario – Ontario Wildlife Rehabilitation & Education Network
Quebec – Union québécoise de réhabilitation des oiseaux de proie (Montreal)
Le Nichoir (Hudson)
Nova Scotia – (Nature Canada’s List of NS rehabilitators)
New Brunswick – Atlantic Wildlife Institute
Newfoundland – Salmonier Nature Park Wildlife Care and Rehabilitation Program
Yukon – Yukon Wildlife Preserve

Wildlife, Conservation, and Animal Welfare Links
Avibase – Bird database
BC Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Canadian Cooperative Wildlife Health Centre
Nature Canada
Canadian Wildlife Federation
Humane Society of the US
International Fund for Animal Welfare
Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
The Humane Society Legislation Fund
Tufts Center for Conservation Medicine
Union nationale des Centres de Sauvegarde de la Faune Sauvage
Wildlife Trust
World Society for the Protection of Animals
World Wildlife Foundation – Canada
Zoocheck Canada

Youth Helping Wildlife

Creative Homemade Birdhouses