Category: Avian Flu

  • Illinois officials advise against bird feeders, bird baths amid avian flu outbreak

    Officials are advising people in Illinois not to use bird feeders or bird baths amid a nationwide outbreak of the avian flu. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) is recommending Illinoisans not use bird feeders or bird baths through May 31 or until the outbreak subsides, saying wild birds will have enough food throughout […]

  • At least 3 bald eagles dead in Georgia amid bird flu outbreak

    At least three bald eagles died in Georgia after the bird flu was detected in the state’s coastal region this week, state officials said on Thursday. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said in a release the avian flu was confirmed in three birds that died in Chatham, Liberty and Glynn counties. Officials are […]