Germany: H5N1 in a duck farm
15 February, 2013
A case of H5N1 avian influenza (Low pathogenic avian influenza virus) had been discovered during initial tests on a duck farm near Seelow in the eastern state of Brandenburg. The initial finding was confirmed by a state laboratory, and final tests are currently being carried out.
About 14,000 ducks are being slaughtered following the avian influenza outbreak.