If You Want to
You can help to lessen the impact of the tragedy, like this:
Cleaning the coastal area where you live.
If live near there, or are passing through and see some wild animal hurt, affected by oil spills, call:
866-557-1401 (BP animal wildlife recovery)
It will be exhausted, dehydrated, or suffering from hypo or hyperthermia. It will need to be ‘stabilized’ before being cleaned.
If you want to help as a volunteer, call:
866-448-58-16 (BP Community Support):
Only two organizations do this work professionally in this country:
TRI-STATE BIRD RESCUE & RESEARCH, has done this since 1976, and you can call 1-800-424-8802, if you find an animal needing assistance or to make a donation, go to http://www.tristatebird.org/
AUDUBOM NATURE INSTITUTE 504-861-5107
Animals with oil on the body - 1-866-557-1401
Dolphins, manatees and turtles - 504-235-3005
Messages are checked hourly.
If you want to make a donation: http://www.audubontransactions.org/support/fund1.php
If you want to volunteer with them: 1-866-448-58-16
If you have boat and want to help: 425-745-8017
If you’re in Alabama, the Mobile Baykeeper group is organizing for that, call:
Animals with oil: 1-866-557-1401
Below, a baby manatee. Here, we have dolphins, sea turtles, besides so many species of other marine creatures.
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