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DATE: May 31, 2015 4:51:39 PM PDT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                             



Refugio Joint Information Center 805-770-3682



Media Advisory

Media only opportunity to tour oiled wildlife care center

WHO:              California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response and UC Davis’                            Oiled Wildlife Care Network (OWCN)


WHAT:           Media tours of oiled wildlife rehabilitation center, which has been caring for birds impacted by                                 Refugio oil spill. Tours will be limited to small groups, as not to disturb at-risk animals. Wildlife care                         providers available for interviews.


WHEN:           1-3 p.m. Monday, June 1, 2015


WHERE:         Los Angeles Oiled Bird Care and Education Center

                      3601 South Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA 90731



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On-site Media contact: Eric Laughlin, PIO 916-214-3279

For more information contact:

Joint Information Center
(805) 770-3682