FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: June 11, 2015 1:19:03 PM PDT
Media Advisory: Rehabilitated pelicans to be released at Goleta Beach, Friday
Rehabilitated pelicans from Refugio Spill Incident to be released at Goleta Beach, Friday at 1:00 p.m.
West end of Goleta Beach, Santa Barbara County (side closest to UCSB)
- First priority is the health and safety of the birds and the people transporting them.
- A staging location has been identified for photo and video that accommodates the bird safety needs but also close proximity for getting images.
- We will release the birds in three sets to allow multiple opportunities to get good shots.
- For the safety of the birds, no closeups are permitted. We encourage the use of a telephoto lens.
For more information contact:
Joint Information Center