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Date
Spill Name
Location
Birds Treated
Mortality
Released
Transferred
Release Rate
May 1980
Marathon
Platte River, WY
289
198
91
0
32%
February 1981
Source Unknown
Myrtle Beach, SC
252
72
180
0
71%
April 1984
S/S MobilOil
Columbia River, OR
458
174
284
0
62%
October 1984
Puerto Rican
Marin County, CA
624
309
315
0
50%
December 1985
Arco Anchorage
Port Angeles, WA
1,562
1,243
281
38
18%
February 1986
Apex Houston
San Francisco, CA
2,512
1,405
1,107
0
44%
April 1988
Shell/Martinez
Martinez, CA
414
117
297
0
72%
September 1988
Mobil
Los Angeles River, CA
64
23
41
NA
61%
December 1988
Nestucca
Gray's Harbor, WA
3,048
2,099
959
0
31%
March 1989
Exxon Valdez
Alaska
1,604
803
801
0
50%

1 Mammals, reptiles or amphibians were also treated by IBRRC at this spill.
2
IBRRC was not the lead organization on this spill, but assisted other organizations or state and federal agencies in the management of the rehabilitation program.
3 This figure represents birds picked up alive and dead.

 

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