International Bird Rescue
A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who shot a brown pelican that was found wounded in Southern California.
An adult male brown pelican is on the road to recovery Monday after being discovered in Redondo Beach with a bullet wound.
Pink was released at White Point Park in San Pedro Tuesday after undergoing two surgeries.
A pelican found with its pouch slashed in Long Beach has made an “incredibly fast” recovery and can be released, a bird rescue organization said Monday.
Given the scope of the wound, it could take months for the bird to recover fully.
The internship program is open to those over 18 in the San Pedro and Wilmington area who have an interest in caring for sick and injured birds.
Dozens of oiled seabirds have been found beached and covered in oil along the Santa Barbara coast this month, animal rescue officials said Monday.