Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)

What is avian influenza?

  • Avian influenza is a contagious viral infection that can affect all species of birds.
  • On rare occasions, it can cause disease in humans.

For more information, visit the following links:

  • Public Health Agency of Canada External Link   
  • World Health Organization (WHO) External Link   
  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) External Link