Avian Flu

General Information for Bergen County Residents

Avian Influenza Information
for Bergen County Residents

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
    • Avian Influenza Page- Provides preparedness information on Avian influenza as well as pandemic influenza. "Frequently Asked Questions" is available in both English and Spanish.

New Jersey Department of Agriculture
    • Avian Influenza Page Provides background information about avian flu, frequently asked questions and links. Includes information about poultry including surveillance and testing and biosecurity.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    • Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) - Comprehensive site including frequently updates to the current situation, key facts, prevention, information for specific groups and references.

U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal
and Plant Health Inspection Service

National Wildlife Health Center
    • Avian Influenza Page - Contains recent updates on the current situation as it pertains to wild birds. Also covers topics such as safe handling of wild birds and surveillance activities.

World Health Organization
    • Avian Influenza Website -WHO is coordinating the global response to avian influenza and monitoring the corresponding threat of an influenza pandemic. Information on this page tracks the evolving situation and provides access to both technical guidelines and information useful for the general public.


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