During an emergency some native animals may need short term help. Although not injured they may need access to water, food or shelter until their natural environment recovers.
Helping wildlife in emergencies
The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment works with the community and wildlife rehabilitation groups to rescue and care for injured and distressed native wildlife in an emergency, such as prolonged drought, or after fire or flood.
- 14 February 2020
- Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
- Publication, Fact sheet
- ID EES20200030
- File PDF 55KB
- Pages 2
- Name helping-wildlife-in-emergencies-200030.pdf