- Jan 13, 2022
Media coverage of the SFWC pelican release on January 12, 2022.
South Florida Wildlife Center announces international partnership with the LIPU wildlife recovery center in Rome, Italy
The South Florida Wildlife Center (SFWC), the largest volume wildlife center in Florida and one of the largest in the United States, announced today that it has formed an international partnership with the Wildlife Recovery Center – LIPU (Italian League for the Protection of Birds) in Rome, Italy.
On Wednesday January 12, the South Florida Wildlife Center released 8 rehabilitated pelicans on Dania Beach. The pelicans had recovered from a variety of physical injuries including fishing line entanglements and internal injuries from swallowing fishing hooks and sharp fish bones.