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'Bird flu-free' tag still 'iffy' as surveillance extended in hot zones - Business Mirror Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:30:29 GMT

'Bird flu-free' tag still 'iffy' as surveillance extended in hot zones
Business Mirror
REGAINING the country's once-precious moniker—a bird flu-free nation—remains up in the air as animal-health experts chose to extend monitoring and surveillance of areas hit by the dreaded avian influenza (AI) virus eight months ago. According to the ...

Grey Heron, tagged for bird flu programme, sighted after 4 years in Pune - The Indian Express Tue, 24 Apr 2018 04:58:22 GMT

The Indian Express

Grey Heron, tagged for bird flu programme, sighted after 4 years in Pune
The Indian Express
In a first, a Grey Heron that was ringed and tagged as part of the bird flu surveillance programme was sighted again after four years at Bhadalwadi tank in Indapur tehsil of Pune district in March this year. The sighting, four years after the ...

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Bird flu scare shuts down popular songbird garden in Hong Kong for ... - South China Morning Post Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:17:25 GMT

South China Morning Post

Bird flu scare shuts down popular songbird garden in Hong Kong for ...
South China Morning Post
Cleansing operation launched after hill mynah sample from a shop tested positive for the H5 virus, but store owners are still selling feed over fences set up to isolate the area.
Mong Kok bird garden shut over avian virus - The StandardHong Kong Standard (press release)

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3 bird flu cases confirmed in North West - EWN - Eyewitness News Fri, 13 Apr 2018 17:41:06 GMT

Eyewitness News

3 bird flu cases confirmed in North West - EWN
Eyewitness News
The first outbreak in Madibeng involves quails from a commercial farm, while the second in Maquassi Hills involves wild ducks which have been kept as pets.
Bird flu hits 2 North West districts | News24News24

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Hong Kong's bird market to close for 21 days after avian flu virus found in sample - Hong Kong Free Press Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:05:27 GMT

Hong Kong Free Press

Hong Kong's bird market to close for 21 days after avian flu virus found in sample
Hong Kong Free Press
According to HK01, the department disposed of 2,834 birds at the store. The department required all shops in the garden to clean their stalls thoroughly. It said cleansing of the bird garden and its vicinity will be stepped up. “People should avoid ...

Public warned to refrain from handling dead birds amid avian flu - Eyewitness News Tue, 10 Apr 2018 18:27:48 GMT

Eyewitness News

Public warned to refrain from handling dead birds amid avian flu
Eyewitness News
CAPE TOWN - Officials have warned the public to refrain from handling any species of dead birds in their gardens or on beaches. The Western Cape Local Government and Environmental Affairs Department says its recorded 18 abnormal penguin deaths since ...

Three new bird flu cases identified in North West - Citizen Tue, 17 Apr 2018 04:15:00 GMT

Citizen

Three new bird flu cases identified in North West
Citizen
The North West department of rural, environment and agriculture development (Read) has identified three new cases of bird flu. The outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), commonly known as bird flu, was identified on Friday in parts of ...

Bulgaria reports H5N8 bird flu outbreak in duck farm - Reuters Thu, 05 Apr 2018 10:12:11 GMT

The Sofia Globe

Bulgaria reports H5N8 bird flu outbreak in duck farm
Reuters
SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria's authorities reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu virus on a duck farm in the southeastern region of Yambol, the food safety agency said on Thursday. Authorities will cull all birds at the duck farm in ...
Bulgaria reports second bird flu outbreak in a monthXinhua
Bulgaria reports bird flu outbreak on duck farm in Yambol districtThe Sofia Globe
Bird flu hits duck farm in Bulgaria's YambolSeeNews
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Boulders Beach penguins fall victim to bird flu outbreak - News24 Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:18:38 GMT

News24

Boulders Beach penguins fall victim to bird flu outbreak
News24
As these are wild birds, containing the natural spread of the virus is not possible," she said. Avian influenza is spread from bird to bird via mucus and faeces. There are no indications that the virus will affect humans, but a small risk of infection ...

Iowa ag secretary: State better prepared for bird flu - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines Wed, 28 Mar 2018 22:35:10 GMT

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa ag secretary: State better prepared for bird flu
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
CEDAR RAPIDS — Iowa is better prepared to deal with avian influenza, thanks to lessons learned during an 2015 outbreak that resulted in a large economic hit for the state, Iowa's new agriculture secretary said Wednesday. “No doubt we're better ...

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