Fuel spill: Wildlife response update

April 10 2015 –

The Province, Ministry of Environment, Western Canada Marine Response, and non-governmental organizations, including Oiled Wildlife Society and Focus Wildlife are on scene actively responding to wildlife affected by the spill. A number of waterfowl have been impacted and are being stabilized and treated.

Report any wildlife in distress

Please phone 604-873-7000 to report any wildlife that are in distress because of the spill, and provide the following information about the animal:

  • Where it's located
  • Species (if known)
  • Its condition and behaviour

Wildlife responders are monitoring all reports and will respond as soon as possible.

For health and safety reasons, please do not touch oil or oiled wildlife; please keep people and pets away from closed areas and oiled wildlife.