HOW TO MAKE A SURROGATE NEST

Find a container such as a basket or box (not plastic as it can fill with water or fluids). Fill the box with leaves, paper towels, or a soft, clean…

WHAT TO DO IF YOU FIND A MARINE ANIMAL

Horseshoe crabs come to shore every spring to spawn in large numbers, especially around new and full moons. THIS IS NORMAL! Let them be! If you find a marine turtle…

WHAT TO DO IF YOU FIND A TURTLE

Turtles are often found on roads for the following reasons: It is normal for turtles to return to the same nesting spot each spring. It is also normal for them…

WHAT TO DO IF YOU FIND AN INJURED ANIMAL

Stay calm and get help (see list of rehabilitators) If help is far, use gloves or a towel to put the animal in a WARM, QUIET, DARK place You can…

WHAT TO DO IF YOU FIND A BABY BIRD

Is the baby a duck or a gosling? If YES, then: If you know that the mother is dead, or the baby is injured, call a wildlife rehabilitator (see list)….

WHAT TO DO IF YOU FIND A BABY MAMMAL

Is the baby mammal a rabbit, deer fawn, or opossum? Baby Rabbit: If the nest is still intact, wearing gloves or using a towel, place the baby or babies back…