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#H5N8

# h5n8 - Thursday 10 December, 2020

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 17,666 Views 16 Comments

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

# h5n8 - Friday 13 January, 2017

Second case of bird flu found in Ireland
# Wigeon
# Wigeon

Second case of bird flu found in Ireland

Jan 13th 2017, 6:29 PM 11,682 Views 8 Comments

The risk to humans is deemed to be “very low”.

# h5n8 - Friday 30 December, 2016

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

Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford

Dec 30th 2016, 5:55 PM 10,981 Views 17 Comments

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

# h5n8 - Friday 23 December, 2016

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 9,024 Views 8 Comments

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

# h5n8 - Saturday 17 December, 2016

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 5,567 Views 4 Comments

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