Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Wildlife Rescue/Relocation

Code: JD-1500.9600-960

Programs that provide assistance for wild birds, animals and other creatures who are endangered by fires, oil spills, or water pollution or who are otherwise in distress; that trap wild animals who have wandered into yards and other urban areas and transport them back to their natural habitats; that rescue and rehabilitate whales, dolphins, manatees, seals and other marine creatures who are beached or swimming in unsafe waters; or which reestablish the viability of habitats which have become overcrowded by transporting a portion of the population to new areas.

See Also:

Zoos/Wildlife Parks (PL-6400.9600-980)

Animal Control (PD-0700.0400)

Wildlife Safety Education (JR-8200.9550)