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#Avian Influenza

# avian-influenza - Last month November 2022

Restriction zones in place as Avian Influenza confirmed in Monaghan turkey flock
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

Restriction zones in place as Avian Influenza confirmed in Monaghan turkey flock

Nov 13th 2022, 11:51 PM 21,131 Views 13 Comments

A protection zone of 3km and a surveillance zone of 10km will be enforced by the Department of Agriculture

# avian-influenza - This year 2022

Calls for govt to dispose of dead birds quickly amid uptick in carcasses found on Irish beaches
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

Calls for govt to dispose of dead birds quickly amid uptick in carcasses found on Irish beaches

Sep 17th 2022, 8:00 AM 14,985 Views 6 Comments

BirdWatch Ireland and a TD have raised concerns about gaps in how the carcasses are handled.

BirdWatch Ireland raises concern over cases of avian flu among wild seabirds
# Avian Flu
# Avian Flu

BirdWatch Ireland raises concern over cases of avian flu among wild seabirds

Sep 12th 2022, 4:03 PM 7,994 Views 8 Comments

The National Parks and Wildlife Service said that the H5N1 avian flu subtype was currently spreading among seabirds.

Legal requirement to confine poultry over bird flu fears to be lifted on Friday

Legal requirement to confine poultry over bird flu fears to be lifted on Friday

Apr 26th 2022, 8:21 AM 8,143 Views 5 Comments

It means that eggs can be classified as ‘free range’ again as hens are let out and about.

# avian-influenza - Last year 2021

Avian flu found in Ireland for third time in a month after cases in Monaghan and Galway
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

Avian flu found in Ireland for third time in a month after cases in Monaghan and Galway

Dec 1st 2021, 3:40 PM 9,391 Views 10 Comments

The risk to humans is considered very low but people are advised not to handle sick or dead wild birds.

Public advised not to handle sick or dead birds amid concerns over bird flu
# Bird Flu Outbreak
# Bird Flu Outbreak

Public advised not to handle sick or dead birds amid concerns over bird flu

Nov 25th 2021, 7:40 PM 10,991 Views 20 Comments

The highly pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1 has been reported in birds across Ireland.

Cases of bird flu detected among turkey flock in Co Monaghan
# Avian Influenza
# Avian Influenza

Cases of bird flu detected among turkey flock in Co Monaghan

Nov 20th 2021, 4:05 PM 26,772 Views 22 Comments

The highly pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1 has already been confirmed in birds across the island this year.

Avian Flu detected in wild falcon in Galway
# Galway
# Galway

Avian Flu detected in wild falcon in Galway

Nov 4th 2021, 1:04 PM 16,593 Views 7 Comments

The illness was detected in a sample taken from a Peregrine Falcon.

# avian-influenza - All time

Strain of avian influenza found in free range turkey flock in Co Wicklow
# H5N8
# H5N8

Strain of avian influenza found in free range turkey flock in Co Wicklow

Dec 10th 2020, 8:29 PM 17,668 Views 16 Comments

The risk to humans from the H5N8 subtype is considered to be very low.

Enhanced measures put in place to keep bird flu out of flocks
# Avian Influenza
# Avian Influenza

Enhanced measures put in place to keep bird flu out of flocks

Nov 30th 2020, 10:22 PM 10,733 Views 10 Comments

Risk to humans from the virus is considered very low.

Strain of avian influenza found in wild bird in Limerick
# Disease
# Disease

Strain of avian influenza found in wild bird in Limerick

Nov 7th 2020, 4:11 PM 31,573 Views 27 Comments

The risk to humans is considered to be very low.

First case of 'highly pathogenic' bird flu found in eagle in Tipperary
# Avian Influenza
# Avian Influenza

First case of 'highly pathogenic' bird flu found in eagle in Tipperary

Feb 9th 2018, 5:11 PM 21,338 Views 42 Comments

The risk to humans is considered to be very low.

Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford

Dec 30th 2016, 5:55 PM 10,983 Views 17 Comments

The H5N8 virus is highly pathogenic, and has been found across the UK and Europe in recent times.

Poultry owners warned to keep their birds indoors
# Bird Flu Outbreak
# Bird Flu Outbreak

Poultry owners warned to keep their birds indoors

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:34 PM 9,026 Views 8 Comments

It’s a precautionary measure after outbreaks of bird flu in the UK.

Farmers urged to check flocks after outbreak of bird flu in England
# H5N8
# H5N8

Farmers urged to check flocks after outbreak of bird flu in England

Dec 17th 2016, 2:17 PM 5,570 Views 4 Comments

An outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N8 (bird flu) has been confirmed in Lincolnshire.

Uh-oh: UN says it's impossible to predict spread of new bird flu
# Healthscare
# Healthscare

Uh-oh: UN says it's impossible to predict spread of new bird flu

May 20th 2013, 4:52 PM 4,555 Views 16 Comments

‘Influenza viruses constantly reinvent themselves’, says the head of the WHO. ‘No one can predict the future course.’

China detains 12 for 'false' bird flu rumours
# China
# China

China detains 12 for 'false' bird flu rumours

Apr 10th 2013, 9:37 AM 3,621 Views 5 Comments

Police in China’s southwest city of Guiyang detained three people for claiming H7N9 had been found in a poultry market, according to police.

All clear: tests on Cork pheasants are negative for bird flu
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

All clear: tests on Cork pheasants are negative for bird flu

Apr 4th 2012, 1:40 PM 943 Views 2 Comments

A temporary exclusion zone is lifted after further tests on a flock of game birds in Clonakilty show bird flu had not spread.

Clonakilty bird flu "poses no risk to public health"
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

Clonakilty bird flu "poses no risk to public health"

Apr 2nd 2012, 4:44 PM 1,531 Views 8 Comments

The Department of Agriculture said today that bird flu found in pheasants in Clonakilty is not the deadly H5N1 strain. However all biosecurity measures will remain in place in Barryroe, where results are expected on ill pheasants there.

Hong Kong reports first Bird Flu in eight years
# Bird Flu
# Bird Flu

Hong Kong reports first Bird Flu in eight years

Nov 18th 2010, 7:41 PM 315 Views 0 Comments

Forget SARS, forget swine flu, forget foot-and-mouth disease… the original virus of doom is back.