This Saturday, RARE was able to release a Ring-billed Gull! This bird, likely on its migration journey, was found in a park near Shueyville. It was unable to walk or stand. It rapidly improved after being treated with medication. Enjoy the video below of the gull enjoying a snack during its time with us! Thanks […]
How to Report An Injured Raptor
If you have found an injured bird, the most effective way to contact us is by calling 319-248-9770. Please leave a message including your name and phone number. We check voicemail messages between the hours of 8 am-6 pm. Email and Facebook messages may not be checked as frequently as voicemail. The most helpful thing to do if you find a bird is to keep it calm, contained in a box, warm, and covered.