Manitoba confirms first avian flu case
The two positive wild bird samples were from snow geese and a bald eagle
Manitoba, Canada, has its first cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), subtype H5N1. It was previously the last province in Canada with no known detections.
Manitoba Natural Resources and Northern Development and the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative (CWHC) confirmed HPAI in two wild bird samples. The confirmed…