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#Birdflu infected #wildbirds found at #Austria, #Germany, #Switzerland border (Swissinfo, Nov. 8 ‘16)

 

Title: #Birdflu infected #wildbirds found at #Austria, #Germany, #Switzerland border.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, epizootic in wild birds, Tri-Country border.

Source: Swissinfo, full page: (LINK). Article in German, edited.

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Several cases of bird flu at Lake Constance

08 NOVEMBER 2016 - 18:13

At Lake Constance several cases of bird flu have occurred. Switzerland, Germany and Austria want to take measures to prevent further spread of the virus, as the Federal Office of Food Safety and Veterinary Affairs (BLV) reported. Since last Friday, wild birds have been reported around Lake Constance. In the first place, they were the herons. Final results on the cause of death were still extant, but all the studies already carried out pointed to the avian flu, writes the BLV. Specifically, the subtype H5N8 should be used.

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Keywords: Austria; Germany; Switzerland; H5N8; Avian Influenza; Wild birds.

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