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…
Through the Eyes of Otis the Owl
This one-of-a-kind book series, designed for children, is narrated by real-life education animal, Otis the Owl. An extension of the…
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. Fundraising efforts are underway to complete the project. The nature trail is open for hikers, birdwatchers, and picnickers.
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.
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Fundraising for Flight Enclosure
With much of our focus being on the rebuild of the wildlife hospital, this important project has fallen by the wayside. We are now resurrecting it as our current flight enclosures are close to being unusable. Without proper flight pens we will not be able to take raptors in for rehabilitation.
Education Project Funding
We are very excited to announce that some of Alberta’s nature centres are receiving funding from the Climate Change Fund.
Release of the Great Blue Heron
After spending the winter eating several cases of fish, hanging out with the ducks and geese in our pond, testing our creative abilities, and avoiding the long migration, our Great Blue Heron has been put back in the wild.