Since Monday the French MOA has announced 4 more farms affected by HPAI H5N8.
Gers, which leads now with 16 outbreaks, is the source of most of the new cases reported the past two days.
Avian Influenza: France in the home monitoring
21/12/2016 avian influenza
© Pascal Xicluna / Min.Agri.Fr
Situation at 21 December 2016: 35 H5N8 outbreaks in farms and 4 cases in wildlife confirmed and communicated.
Learn more about the epidemiological surveillance Animal Health platform .
Map of France with homes
Focus on households in farms
List of homes in the departments
- Landes: 3 homes
- Tarn: 7 homes
- Gers: 16 homes
- Lot-et-Garonne: 5 homes
- Hautes-Pyrénées: 1 home
- Pyrénées-Atlantiques: 2 homes
- Aveyron: 1 home
List of outbreaks in wildlife
- Pas-de-Calais: 1 home
- Haute-Savoie: 2 homes
- Tarn: 1 home
Since the last update on the situation on 5 December 2016 , new highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) subtype H5N8 were reported in Europe.
The total number of outbreaks and cases reported continues to increase and is now 406:
including 245 in the wild bird,
155 in farms,
and 6 in the captive birds.