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SUMMER OF 2013 MEDIA COVERAGE
Star Tribune Article on WRC's Record Weekend
Executive Director Phil Jenni on MPR's The Daily Circuit
Spring Babies: When Do They Need Your Help? WCCO
Roseville Review coverage of our record-breaking weekend
OUR FAVORITE RELEASE VIDEOS
River Otters Released 2010
Two young River Otters, after being orphaned and raised at WRC, are released back into the wild. A heart-warming video aired by KARE11.
Florida Loons Admitted to WRC 2010 (KSTP)
Two loons were transferred from Florida rehabbers to the WRC for final release due to the Gulf Coast oil spill. The video of their admit exam is fascinating.
Florida Loons Released 2010
A "SWIFT" RELEASE Summer 2009 (WCCO)
Chimney Swifts are a declining bird species, primarily due to loss of nesting habitat. Read about and watch a video (rightside column of KARE 11 page) on how we raised and released several of the swifts this summer.
Listen to a brief overview of WRC and interview with Phil Jenni aired on KFAI radio, Jan. 2011.
TRUMPETER SWANS: Winter 2008-9 (Multiple Media)
These amazing birds have recuperated thanks to concerted efforts by the Minnesota DNR and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Learn more about their plight this past winter. (KARE 11 article)
Did you hear about the hitchhiking swan? (article)
DOES THAT BABY ANIMAL NEED RESCUING? Spring 2009 (WCCO)
You're out gardening and there it is under your hostas: a nest of baby bunnies. Learn more about WRC's busy spring and how to determine if an animal is orphaned.
THREE YOUNG FOX KITS RELEASED: SPRING 2006 (WCCO)Watch the release!
PELICAN LAKE PELICANS RESCUED: Winter 2006 (KARE11)
Retired vet Kent Brunell rescues more than a dozen pelicans frozen in the ice. Watch the video and read the story. ( Video is 2nd box on right, hit play video)