The Ohio Wildlife Center has an excellent guide addressing many common scenarios (scroll down to see the list)
ODNR’s Injured or Orphaned Wildlife Guide
ODNR’s excellent identification and backyard wildlife guides are a great place to start
What Bird is That? The Cornell Lab has a mobile app called Merlin that now also identifies songs
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Record observations of everything, from plants and fungi to mammals and birds, and receive crowdsourced identifications while contributing to science
The largest bird observation database in the world
For reptiles and amphibians
Mt. Cuba Center (Hockessin, Delaware) has an excellent LibGuide
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