The Maryland Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (MWRA) was formed in 1998 for the protection and preservation of Maryland wildlife.
MWRA fulfills this purpose by acting as a support network for Maryland wildlife rehabilitators and by:
- Providing a referral network and promoting the exchange of information and knowledge
- Promoting and enhancing professionalism of the Maryland wildlife rehabilitator
- Educating the general public about Maryland’s wildlife and encouraging their respect and appreciation of Maryland’s wildlife
- Encouraging the public’s assistance in the preservation of Maryland wildlife in the face of urban development and the loss of natural habitat