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Hunting could be allowed at 4 state parks
Second quarantine set in Okanogan County to control poultry movement
Avian flu quarantine lifted in Clallam County
Quarantine set in Okanogan County to control poultry movement
Avian flu quarantine lifted in Benton, Franklin counties
USDA sends team to SE Washington to assist in avian influenza response
WDFW seeks public’s help in testing wild birds for flu
OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking the public’s help in testing waterfowl and other wild birds for a type of avian influenza that has killed tens of thousands of chickens and domestic turkeys in British Columbia and has recently been detected in wild birds in Washington. An infected domestic guinea fowl has also been confirmed in Oregon.
USDA Avian Health Announcement
Washington Gets Federal Help With Avian Flu Testing
SEATTLE (AP) — Federal and state officials are testing wild birds in Washington state to see how far a type of avian influenza has spread.
Avian Flu Confirmed In Washington State Wild Birds
SEATTLE (AP) — Agriculture officials said Tuesday they’ve found avian influenza in wild birds in Washington state but there’s no immediate public health concern.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said separate strains of the H5 virus were identified in a northern pintail duck and a gyrfalcon.