Karen C. Drayer Wildlife Health Center

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Press Releases

H1N1 Discovered in Marine Mammals (May 13, 2013)

UC Davis PREDICT program a model for global pandemic prevention (November 29, 2012)

Two new studies link hunting to lead in scavenger birds (April 6, 2011)

Human virus linked to deaths of endangered mountain gorillas (March 28, 2011)

Death in the bat caves: UC Davis experts call for action against fast-moving disease (White-nose syndrome, February 2, 2011)

Don’t kill oiled birds, say UC Davis experts (Gulf oil spill, June 13, 2010)

SeaDoc Society Pulls Toilets, Tires from Seafloor (View also a Los Angeles TV news broadcast about the cleanup, "Fishing for Toilets." May 28, 2010)

Orphaned Mountain Gorilla Babies Return Home to Congo National Park (December 3, 2009)

OWCN Leads Bird Rescue in San Francisco Oil Spill (Dubai Star, October 30, 2009)

UC Davis Leads Attack on Deadly New Diseases (USAID's Emerging Pandemic Threats: PREDICT, October 23, 2009)

UC Davis Launches 'One Health' Care for Wild Mountain Gorillas and Human Neighbors (April 23, 2009)

Sea Otters' Diet is Clue to Slow Recovery (February 12, 2009)

Studies of Oiled Birds Should Help Save Others (November 16, 2007)

Campus Leads Oiled-bird Rescue in San Francisco (November 8, 2007)