10 December 2019 Updated to reflect that low pathogenic avian influenza has been confirmed in broiler breeder chickens at a business farm in Mid Suffolk. 12 December 2019 Updated because the pressure of outbreak has now been confirmed as Low pathogenic avian influenza H5N3. 8 January 2020 Updated to include the declaration revoking the restricted zone round a premises in mid-Suffolk. 19 February 2020 Minor change to newest state of affairs section to point that outbreaks of HPAI have been present in poultry and wild birds in a number of nations across Europe. 19 May 2020 Updated the most recent situation because it was out of date. The current threat of bird flu occurring within the UK is low.

14 November 2017 Routine editorial replace to reflect the current danger of chook flu as winter approaches, additionally specific recommendation for keepers of gamebirds. 12 January 2018 We have declared a Prevention Zone in areas of South Dorset – imposing necessities on all bird keepers – after bird flu has been present in wild birds in that area. 15 January 2018 Prevention Zone section updated with a link to the Rapid Risk Assessment on the H5N6 circumstances in wild birds in Dorset. 19 March 2018 Added a hyperlink to photographs of medical indicators of avian influenza. 8 October 2019 Updated the most recent situation to mirror that there’s an increased risk of AI from migrating birds in winter.

Cases In Captive Birds (non

15 June 2020 Updated to reflect that the UK has now declared itself free from avian influenza. thirteen October 2020 Updated the most recent scenario part to mirror that there’s an increased threat of AI from migrating birds in winter. 1 November 2020 Updated the most recent scenario content material following testing at a small industrial poultry premises near Deal, Kent. 10 November 2020 Updated the most recent scenario part to mirror that avian influenza H5N8 has been found in wild geese close to Stroud, Gloucestershire. 10 November 2020 Updated the newest scenario section – avian influenza H5N8 has been found in three wild geese close to Stroud, Gloucestershire.

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