North Island Wildlife Recovery Association (NIWRA)

We are a non-profit organization that cares for the well-being of Vancouver Island wildlife and strives to educate the public. We continue because of amazing volunteers and incredible community support. Come out for a visit!

The North Island Wildlife Recovery Association partners “with the citizens of Vancouver Island to establish a facility for the care of ill, injured and orphaned wildlife and to educate the public on wildlife and environmental issues.”

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Our Staff

Robin Campbell
Robin CampbellOperations Manager
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Julie Mackey
Julie MackeyWildlife Manager
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Cory Gardner
Cory GardnerAnimal Technician
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Jodi Young
Jodi YoungOffice Manager & Volunteer Coordinator
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Andrew Cotton
Andrew CottonYard Maintenance
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Lil Super
Lil SuperAdministrative Assistant
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Our Volunteers

At North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre, we couldn’t operate without our amazing volunteers whose dedication and commitment have helped make this a world class facility.

Our Board of Directors

Del L. Kristalovich
Del L. KristalovichPresident
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Sylvia Campbell
Sylvia CampbellVice-President
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Tim Palmer
Tim PalmerTreasurer
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Judith E. Brown
Judith E. BrownSecretary
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Carol Chisholm
Carol ChisholmDirector
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Gary Scarrow
Gary ScarrowDirector at Large
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David J. McLean
David J. McLeanIn Memoriam
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Our Partners

We are grateful to have Partners so committed to wildlife rehab!