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Avian flu found in Oregon birds; wildlife officials advise caution – OregonLive.com


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Avian flu found in Oregon birds; wildlife officials advise caution
OregonLive.com
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is cautioning Oregonians who own birds or hunt birds to take precaution in light of the news. Avian influenza, also commonly called bird flu or H5N8, poses no immediate risk to humans but can be deadly to birds.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:59 pm

Bird flu outbreak in Douglas County prompts warnings from state agriculture … – OregonLive.com


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Bird flu outbreak in Douglas County prompts warnings from state agriculture
OregonLive.com
A backyard flock of 100 guinea fowl and chickens in Winston were found to have the avian flu called H5N8, which is highly contagious. No other cases of the flu have been found, and state officials say it has not shown up in commercial poultry anywhere
Bird Flu Found in 'Backyard' Oregon Poultry Flock, USDA SaysBloomberg
Bird flu outbreak spreads to Southern OregonStatesman Journal
Avian flu found in Southern OregonCapital Press
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Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:42 pm

What small flock owners should know about bird flu – KING5.com


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What small flock owners should know about bird flu
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LYNDEN, WA -State agricultural experts met with about 50 people in Whatcom County to try and teach them preventive measures when it comes to bird flu. "I don't produce enough to be considered a farmer. I just raise poultry for our family," Jerry

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:20 pm

No case of bird flu reported in Haryana: Minister – Business Standard


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No case of bird flu reported in Haryana: Minister
Business Standard
Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij today said no case of bird flu (H5N1 virus) has been reported in the state so far and the government is in constant touch with the Centre to prevent its outbreak. Even though no advisory or alert has been issued by the
Egypt: Ninth Egyptian Dies of Bird Flu – OfficialAllAfrica.com
Ninth Egyptian dies of H5N1 bird flu: Health MinistryYahoo News

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Posted on 19 December 2014 | 1:45 pm

Bird flu: Migratory birds near Sukhna Lake under watch – Zee News


Bird flu: Migratory birds near Sukhna Lake under watch
Zee News
Chandigarh: A day after several geese were culled and Sukhna Lake was cordoned off following a bird flu scare, the administration today said it is also keeping a watch on migratory birds near the water body even as it assured that there was no outbreak

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 1:40 pm

Chandigarh bird flu: 110 birds culled, Sukhna Lake closed for 10 days – Zee News


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Chandigarh bird flu: 110 birds culled, Sukhna Lake closed for 10 days
Zee News
Chandigarh: Bird flu scare has been confirmed at the Sukhna lake, Chandigarh due to which the area will remain closed for 10 days. As a precautionary measure, access for public has been blocked from the entrance of the water body to its regulator end.
Bird flu alert soundedThe Hindu
Bird flu notified in ChandigarhChandigarh Tribune
Bird flu: Migratory birds under watch near Chandigarh's Sukhna LakeDaily News & Analysis
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Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:40 am

Bird Flu in Chandigarh, Sukhna Lake Closed to Public – NDTV


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Bird Flu in Chandigarh, Sukhna Lake Closed to Public
NDTV
Chandigarh: Chandigarh's Sukhna Lake has been declared a "Bird Flu-hit zone" and the lake has been closed to the public indefinitely. The authorities decided to cull around 70 geese after 30 were found to have died over the last 10 days. One duck was …

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 7:45 pm

Bird flu found in wild birds in Washington state: USDA – CNBC


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Bird flu found in wild birds in Washington state: USDA
CNBC
Two strains of avian influenza have been confirmed in wild birds in Washington state, near the U.S. border with Canada, but there is no immediate cause for public health concerns, U.S. agriculture officials said on Wednesday. Two separate virus strains
Wild duck, captive falcon infected with bird flu in WashingtonCapital press
Avian Flu Confirmed in Wild Birds in WashingtonABC News
Pathogenic Bird Flu Found in Wild Birds in Washington State: USDAFarm Futures
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Posted on 17 December 2014 | 6:16 pm

Italy reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in Venice region – Fox News


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Italy reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in Venice region
Fox News
Italy has reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu virus on a turkey farm in the northeastern part of the country near Venice, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Tuesday. The strain, which has never been detected
Germany orders poultry cull after bird flu outbreakTelegraph.co.uk
A Highly Infectious Bird Flu Strain Reported in ItalyNDTV
New cases of H5N8 birdflu in Europe and the USGlobalMeatNews.com
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Posted on 16 December 2014 | 4:35 pm

Japanese PM Orders ‘Thorough Measures’ After First Bird Flu Outbreak in 8 … – TIME


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Japanese PM Orders 'Thorough Measures' After First Bird Flu Outbreak in 8
TIME
The owner of the farm in the country's southwest reported that 20 of his birds died suddenly over the weekend, following which a DNA test revealed the presence of the H5 strain of the bird flu virus, AFP reported. The affected farm, located in Miyazaki …
Japan culls 4000 chickens after bird flu outbreakBBC News
Japan confirms bird flu case, culls 4000 chickensReuters
Pathogenic bird flu strain detected at Miyazaki poultry farm; 4000 chickens to The Japan Times
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Posted on 16 December 2014 | 5:03 am

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Bird Flu Found in ‘Backyard’ Oregon Poultry Flock, USDA Says

The disease known as bird flu has been found in a “backyard” poultry flock in Oregon, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said, adding that there’s no immediate public health concern.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 11:18 pm

Bird flu: Migratory birds under watch near Chandigarh's Sukhna Lake

A day after several geese were culled and Sukhna Lake was cordoned off following a bird flu scare, the administration today said it is also keeping a watch on migratory birds near the water body even as it assured that there was no outbreak of the disease in the city.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:11 pm

Sukhna lake in Chandigarh closed for 10 days, 110 geese culled after bird flu scare

Chandigarh: The famous Sukhna Lake in Chandigarh has been closed to tourists for the next 10 days from today, in view of bird flu scare, even as authorities culled nearly 110 geese in the lakh to prevent outbreak of bird flu.Nearly two dozen geese had died in Sukhna Lake this week, and one of the geese was found to be suffering from the deadly virus H5N1, that cause bird flu.Access of people …

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 2:34 pm

Bird flu: 90 geese culled, alert sounded in Punjab, Haryana

After a sample of geese from Sukhna lake here tested positive for bird flu, authorities culled 90-odd geese and cordoned off the lake, restricting public movement in the region and sounding an alert in Punjab and Haryana.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 4:18 pm

Bird flu in Whatcom County linked to Wiser Lake area

The two separate strains of bird flu traced to wild birds in Whatcom County have been linked to the Wiser Lake area, which is three miles southwest of Lynden. Click to Continue »

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 5:42 am

H5N8 Bird Flu Strain Reported in Italy

Highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu strain was reported at a turkey farm in northern Italy, media reported on Wednesday.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 4:55 am

Bird flu: Duck sample tests positive in Chandigarh

Chandigarh, Dec 18 (IANS): Chandigarh was Wednesday hit by a bird flu scare after the sample of a duck found dead at the famous Sukhna lake tested positive for the H5N1 (avian flu) virus, an official said.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:25 am

Japan scrambles to contain bird flu outbreak

Following the detection of a bird flu virus at a poultry farm in Nobeoka, Miyazaki Prefecture, the prefectural government and other relevant bodies were busy culling chickens or disinfecting chicken coops to contain the virus.

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 4:32 am

Bird flu confirmed in wild birds in Whatcom County

Poultry producers and owners of backyard flocks can learn how to protect their birds at a town hall meeting this week in Lynden. Click to Continue »

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 1:18 am

Bird flu suspected in mass deaths of Scandinavian seals

An outbreak of bird flu has likely killed about 3,000 seals off the coast of Sweden and Denmark this year, Swedish authorities announced on Tuesday (Dec 16), raising the alarm a month after Germany.

Posted on 16 December 2014 | 3:11 pm