COVID-19 Announcement

 NOTICE: In light of the COVID-19 outbreak and taking our responsibilities seriously, WRCNU has canceled several community presentations in March and changed how our staff and volunteers engage in the care and treatment of our wildlife patients.


  1. We continue to take in wildlife patients.
  2. PLEASE CALL BEFORE coming with Animals.
  3. Our Museum is CLOSED until further notice.
  4. In line with our responsibility to the Public and our Staff and Volunteers, the Wildlife baby Shower is also cancelled.


Stay tuned as we work on plans for future events.  With the hope that the COVID-19 Event will be behind us, we may consider a more ROBUST "Christmas 4 Critters" event in December.

Thank you for your past and current support.  PLEASE be safe and responsible and we'll meet again at the end of all this!

WHAT'S HAPPENING at WRCNU?

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2020 Wildlife Baby Shower

Urban Flea Market - October (TBD) 2020

Urban Flea Market - October (TBD) 2020

NOTICE: In light of the Covid-19 outbreak and taking our responsibilities seriously, WRCNU has canceled several community presentations in March and changed how our staff and volunteers engage in the care and treatment of our wildlife patients.

In line with this responsibility to our Public and our Staff and Volunteers, we have cancelled our annual Baby Shower.

Stay tuned as we work on plans for future events.  With the hope that the COVID-19 Event will be behind us, we may consider a more ROBUST "Christmas 4 Critters" even in December.


Thank you for your past and current support.  PLEASE be safe and responsible and we'll meet again at the end of all this!

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Urban Flea Market - October (TBD) 2020

Urban Flea Market - October (TBD) 2020

Urban Flea Market - October (TBD) 2020

Join WRCNU and their Raptor Ambassadors, October 2020 (date TBD):   WRCNU Prepares for Halloween as the temperatures fall and the frost settles on the pumpkins. Ambassador Owl Raptors on display with educational material to help you learn how to help our wild friends, ALL at the Urban Flea Market in Downtown Salt Lake City.


ALWAYS A GREAT TIME!


 The Urban Flea Market celebrates its 10th anniversary featuring 100+ vendors offering the best eclectic and unique vintage and antique finds. Local crafters will provide cool handcrafted and upcycled vintage items. Local food trucks  will be serving favorites throughout the day, along with cold beverages and snacks at our market commissary. 

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3rd Annual Fall Speaker Education Series - November 7th, 2020

Christmas 4 Critters -- Saturday, December 5 & 6th 2020 (Times TBD)

Christmas 4 Critters -- Saturday, December 5 & 6th 2020 (Times TBD)

  

Jeff Foster, Marine Mammal Biologist and Rehabilitator, has worked in all facets of the marine mammal field including capture, animal husbandry, training, rehabilitation, research and reintroduction.

Jeff oversaw the sea otter rescue along the Kenai Peninsula during the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill. He was Director of Research & Field Operations for the Keiko Project, the attempted reintroduction of the Killer Whale from the movie, “Free Willy,” and he oversaw the capture, rehabilitation and successful reintroduction of “Springer” an out of habitat orphan Killer Whale in the Pacific Northwest.

He is also the “Site Search, Animal Transfer & Rehab Coordinator for the Whale Sanctuary Project.”

Jeff has received numerous accolades and awards for his contributions to the marine mammal field, including NOAA’s “Environmental Hero of the Year “in 2006, received for his dolphin rescue work during hurricane Katrina and the tsunami in Southeast Asia.

His work has been featured in National Geographic, CNN, 60 Minutes, Date Line, the BBC and the New York Times.


Join us Saturday, November 7th, 2020 for an informational and thought-provoking evening.

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Christmas 4 Critters -- Saturday, December 5 & 6th 2020 (Times TBD)

Christmas 4 Critters -- Saturday, December 5 & 6th 2020 (Times TBD)

Christmas 4 Critters -- Saturday, December 5 & 6th 2020 (Times TBD)

 Come celebrate an informal leisurely family holiday "social" with  warm beverages, holiday treats, Raptors on display and a DIY children's  craft table (parental supervision required).  


Help us stuff the stocking of the animal patients who won't be home this Christmas as they heal from their injuries.


We will also have a 2-day only sale on all  in-stock clothing items. 

STAY TUNED for more information!

2019 Baby Shower - a BIG HIT! Did You Miss the Fun?

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Set the Date for our 2021 Baby Shower

April 2021

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"Rambo" was a big hit as always

Bring your camera!

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"Darth" our Swainson's Hawk Ambassador

Get a photo with a Raptor Ambassador!