The Wildlife Health team stationed at the Wildlife Research Lab in Gainesville consists of wildlife veterinarians, wildlife biologists, support staff, and volunteers. This team is responsible for monitoring terrestrial wildlife disease throughout Florida in addition to conducting research in the field of wildlife health. The Research Lab is home to a necropsy laboratory where the Wildlife Health team can examine and study various wildlife species.
Report bird mortality events
Report bat mortality events
Report fish kills: 800-636-0511
Report deer sick or dead of unknown causes: 866-293-9282
Report wildlife emergencies to Wildlife Alert: 888-404-3922