Roving Book Launch
To celebrate the release of the fourth book in the "Through the Eyes of Otis the Owl" children's series, we…
Otis's Extreme Home Makeover
Have you ever found yourself stopped on the side of the road after hitting an owl with your car? Have…
Drink Container Pickup Service
People lead busy lives nowadays and often taking those drink containers to the depot are just too much effort. Many…
The interpretive centre is closed for much needed renovations. Fundraising is underway to complete the project. The nature trail remains…
Skunks are those smelly, little, wild neighbours of ours that many people fear. We were pretty cautious of them in…
Empowering people of all ages to make a difference for the environment and the wild animals living within it.
Caring for injured, orphaned, and compromised wild animals with the goal of returning them to appropriate wild habitats.
Our interpretive centre remains closed for renovations. Fundrasing efforts are underway to complete the project. The nature trail is open for hikers, birdwatchers, and picnicers.
The Medicine River Wildlife Centre is a registered charity and is not a goverment operation. The Centre continues to exist only with community support... your support.
Video of the Month
What's New at the Wildlife Centre
- MRWC News
Back in 1997, a young Swainson’s Hawk was brought to our Centre. She was sitting on the finder’s hand, had jesses (raptor leashes) on her legs, and was taking mice from the hand. Staff were told that they had recently found her and wanted to turn her into our hospital for care.
Co-op Community Wildlife Homes Playground
The Grand Opening on August 18th was a massive success! A huge thank you goes out to Co-op Community Spaces for the generous grant, and to all the Central Alberta Co-op Board and Staff that attended.
2018 Fostering Season
Throughout the summer we have busily been looking for foster homes in the wild for some of the orphaned babies we receive. We ask other experts, bird banders, and even the general public for their assistance in locating new families. What a successful baby season it has been!