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Here you can find news and headlines about our center and the work we do.

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We Are Embarking on Major Upgrades Throughout Our Center

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In the Headlines:

Press Release: The Wildlife Center of Southwest Florida is Celebrating Its 20th Anniversary

By: Christina Judd

Published 1/26/2024

Fox 4 News Southwest Florida

By: Austin Schargorodski

Published 1/15/2024

Don't Toss Your Live Christmas Tree
'Treecycle' It Instead

The Messenger News

By: Brinley Hineman

Published 12/28/2023

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

By: Tonya Tremitiere

Published 11/28/2023

PHOTOS: City of Venice Holiday Parade 2023

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

By: Thomas Bender

Published 11/27/2023

Wildlife center, animal rescue facility advances on $2.5M expansion

Business Observer

By: Brian Hartz

Published 11/17/2023

How should you handle wildlife encounters in Lakewood Ranch?


By: Liz Ramos

Published: 10/12/2023


By: Jay Heater

Published: 9/28/2023

Sheri Nadelman, Bird Nerd Adjacent - A True Story

The Suncoast Post

By: Sheri Nadelman, Author/Photographer

Published 5/23/2023

Venice Gondolier, Our Town Section

By: Kim Cool,  Our Town Editor

Published 5/24/2023

Venice Gondolier, Our Town Section

By: Kim Cool, Our Town Editor

Published 5/6/2023

By: Amber Pellicone, Communications Specialist, NextEra Energy/FPL

Published 3/30/2023

WTSP 10 Tampa Bay 

Author: Malique Rankin, Tim Burquest

Published: 3:31 PM EST November 30, 2022

Updated: 5:05 PM EST November 30, 2022

Wildlife Center of Southwest Florida's Gala Rescheduled for March 2023 to Shift Focus to Recovery Efforts from Hurricane Ian and the Myakka River flooding

Wildlife Center of Southwest Florida

By Christina Judd

Published October 10, 2022

The Sun

By: Morgan Simpson

Published: October 4, 2022

Sarasota Herald Tribune

By: John Howell

Published: October 9, 2021

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