A wide assortment of field guides are available for browsing in the Education & Visitor Center. For more information on any of the resident exhibit or program animals you may have seen during your visit, you can view species fact sheets here.
The field guides in the Education & Visitor Center can help get you started on your search. A staff member may be available to assist with animal identification, especially if you can supply a photo. In addition, the following websites are an excellent at-home resource:
Srelherp.uga.edu- The Savannah River Ecology Laboratory herpetology website describes all of the reptile and amphibian species native to Georgia and South Carolina.
Although Sandy Creek Nature Center is not able to provide wildlife rehabilitation services, there are several local resources for orphaned and injured animals:
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources maintains a county-by-county list of licensed wildlife rehabilitators. Please be aware that some veterinarians may charge for their services.