The California Council for Wildlife Rehabilitators (CCWR) represents a progressive group of dedicated wildlife specialists in California. Our members include wildlife rehabilitators, rescue, rehabilitation and service organizations and regulatory agencies.
Our members offer a full range of programs and services throughout the state, including public education, wildlife rescue and rehabilitation, humane exclusion services, volunteer and employment opportunities.
The California Council for Wildlife Rehabilitators is dedicated to advancing wildlife rehabilitation and supporting wildlife in a changing world.
If your facility is affected by an emergency, such as a fire or flood, please contact email@example.com immediately and we can put out a call for assistance to members in your region.
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The 2017 Symposium will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton in San Luis Obispo on October 28 – 30. Vendor tables will be out in the Foyer near the classrooms, not in a separate room. A locked storage area will be available to secure products overnight.
Table rental for one 8′ table is $75 for the entire event. Additional tables are $50 each.
If know someone who might be interested in participating in the 2017 Symposium, please ask them to fill out the online application form. They will be contacted by the Marketplace Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org) to confirm details.
Wildlife Intake Center (WIC) Technician, Gold County Wildlife, Auburn, CA
Hospital Shift Supervisor, The Bird Rescue Center, Santa Rosa, CA
Wildlife Rehabilitation Technician, Pacific Wildlife Care, Morro Bay, CA
Rehabilitation Technician, International Bird Rescue, San Pedro, CA
Out of State
Wildlife Rehabilitation Manager, Hawaii Wildlife Center, HI
Visit the Opportunities page for more information.
Please consider sharing your experience and knowledge with other wildlife rehabilitators at our CCWR Symposium. CCWR invites you to participate as a lecturer, presenter, interactive workshop instructor, or round table discussion facilitator.
Please complete the Symposium Presentation Proposal form before July 1, 2017 to be considered for the October symposium.
Please complete the proposal form and submit online. All proposals will be reviewed for consideration. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. If accepted, presenters will be notified by email. You will also receive written confirmation with specifics regarding the symposium. The primary presenter of a class, workshop or laboratory session is eligible for one symposium registration and a $150 honorarium. (One registration and honorarium per person even if presenting multiple classes).
Visit the Symposium page for more information.