Travel Writer Nancy D. Brown, http://www.nancydbrown.com, visits Rush Ranch in Suisun Valley, California. This working cattle ranch is owned & managed by Solano Land Trust. The historic ranch offers kid-friendly activities, horses, bird and wildlife viewing.
And he's off!! That tenacious young Brown Pelican with the horrible, horrible pouch and bill wounds we treated recently just got released! He is now sporting big blue band "N75," so keep your eyes out for him flying the coast!
Watch this video and get an idea of the day-to-day work done by the good people (mostly volunteers) at The Bird Rescue Center in Santa Rosa, CA — whose mission is the rescue, rehabilitation and release of orphaned, ill and injured wild, native birds of Sonoma County, CA.