Canadian Poultry Magazine

News
Eagle in Vancouver marks Pacific Flyway’s first HPAI case

Bald eagle found dead in metropolitan area tests positive for avian influenza.


March 10, 2022
By WattPoultry.com

Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has reached North America’s Pacific Flyway for the first time in 2022.

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) reported the confirmed presence of HPAI of an H5 variant in a bald eagle that had died in the metropolitan area of Vancouver, British Columbia.

The OIE report was issued on March 2.

Advertisement

For the full story, click here.