Oiled Wildlife Response

Workshop Agenda

9:00 –  9:15    Welcome

9:15 –  9:30    Wildlife Laws

9:30 –  9:45    Wildlife Rehabilitation Role in Incident Command System (ICS)

9:45 – 10:30   Effects of Oil on Wildlife – J. Jill Heatley, medicine DVM, MS, ed Dipl ABVP (Avian), Dipl ACZM, Clinical Associate Professor, Zoological Medicine College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University

10:30 – 10:45   BREAK

10:45 – 11:15   Effects of Oil on Humans – OSHA Requirements – Sharon Schmalz, Executive Director, the Wildlife Center of Texas

11:15 – 12:00   Zoonoses – J. Jill Heatley, DVM

12:00 – 12:30   LUNCH

12:30 – 12:45   Deterrents – Margaret Pickell/Debbie Mitchell, WR&E

12:45 –   1:00   Capture & Restraint – J. Jill Heatley, DVM

1:00 –   1:25   Triage – J. Jill Heatley, DVM

1:25 –   1:45   Oiled Wildlife Rehabilitation – Sharon Schmalz/ Leslie Lattimore, WR&E

1:45 –   2:00   PPE Donning/Doffing Demo – Leesa Young/Judy Phipps/Leslie   Lattimore, WR&E

2:00 –   2:15   BREAK

2:15 –   2:45   Station I – Washing oiled feather and unoiled live duck

2:45 –   3:15   Station II – Tour of equipment and facilities

3:15 –   3:45   Station III – Capture & Restraint and Gavage feeding

3:45 –   4:00   Aftercare & Release

Questions & Answers, Certificates

If you are interested in spill drill information, contingency planning or training information, contract information, response capabilities or to arrange an on-site visit, please call Sharon Schmalz, Executive Director of the Wildlife Rehab & Education Center at 281-731-8826 or e-mail her at mailto:oiledwildlife@WildlifeCenterofTexas.org.

There is no cost for the workshop but space is limited. Please register early by contacting Sharon via email at OiledWildlife@WildlifeCenterofTexas.org .