Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)

The Colorado Department of Agriculture is warning poultry farmers to take precautions for avian influenza, which has caused the deaths of thousands of poultry birds in Iowa, and it has been detected in several other states throughout the country.  The flu affects poultry flocks as well as wild birds.  The Department has issued the following news releases with information on bird flu: 

For further information on avian influenza see the following resources available from our library:

Also, be sure to keep checking the Department of Agriculture’s news releases for updated information and how to report suspected cases of bird flu.