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Your old electric fencing tape could save wildlife

premium_icon Your old electric fencing tape could save wildlife

WIRES is calling for donations to prevent wildlife becoming trapped

Wires 'stretched to the limit' by flying fox calls

premium_icon Wires 'stretched to the limit' by flying fox calls

Flying fox populations are suffering mass kills during the drought

A bushfire's silent victims

A bushfire's silent victims

These tiny, helpless creatures are facing an "unfortunate reality”

Lucky duck escapes roasting in Lismore

premium_icon Lucky duck escapes roasting in Lismore

Desperate search for a place to breed lands duck in risky situation

Plastic band could kill beloved platypus

premium_icon Plastic band could kill beloved platypus

Rescuers have had difficulty finding the distressed creature

Mystery of Lismore's disappearing birds

premium_icon Mystery of Lismore's disappearing birds

No sign of finches, wrens, honey eaters or willy wagtails

Is it a rat? Is it a joey? 'Very special' baby rescued

premium_icon Is it a rat? Is it a joey? 'Very special' baby rescued

TOO cute: WIRES Northern Rivers rescues wildlife from rare species

'Strange-looking' chick nearly ready for release

premium_icon 'Strange-looking' chick nearly ready for release

IS this the strangest bird you have ever seen?

Outrage after ducklings killed by 'disgusting' driver

Outrage after ducklings killed by 'disgusting' driver

"I just don't understand how someone could deliberately do that"

Warning as snakes get active in spring

Warning as snakes get active in spring

WIRES is advising people to keep their eyes open

One little duck went out one day... and got lost in Lismore

One little duck went out one day... and got lost in Lismore

Spring is here and wildlife is on the move

Sad end after owl, flying fox caught in barbed wire fence

Sad end after owl, flying fox caught in barbed wire fence

Help prevent horrendous injuries to wildlife

Help native animals raise their young, install nesting boxes

Help native animals raise their young, install nesting boxes

Wildlife compete for scarce sites with old trees removed

Man's shock as possum drops into his stove fire

Man's shock as possum drops into his stove fire

Sooty is the luckiest possum on the Northern Rivers

Full recovery for magestic Sea-Eagle trapped in power-lines

premium_icon Full recovery for magestic Sea-Eagle trapped in power-lines

A long recovery but hope in sight for magnificent Sea-Eagle

Swans band together for research

Swans band together for research

Have you noticed a pair of swans with bands around their legs?

2,000 snake calls made to wildlife rescue group

2,000 snake calls made to wildlife rescue group

Almost half of the calls came out of the Lismore area

Baby tawny settles into tree after rescue

Baby tawny settles into tree after...

Baby Tawny Frogmouth rescued by WIRES.

WATCH: Orphaned baby wallaby takes a step forward

WATCH: Orphaned baby wallaby takes a step forward

Watch her take some wobbly steps

Baby wallaby takes wobbly steps

Baby wallaby takes wobbly steps

WIRES rescues baby wallaby, who will be released into the wild after six months.

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