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An outbreak of fowl cholera in waterfowl on the Chesapeake Bay

Journal of Wildlife Diseases

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Abstract

An outbreak of fowl cholera (Pasteurella multocida infection) occurred in waterfowl wintering on the Chesapeake Bay during February to March 1970. Losses were primarily confined to sea ducks: oldsquaws (Clangula hyemalis), white-winged scoters (Melanitta deglandi), goldeneyes (Bucephala clangula), and buffleheads (Bucephala albeola).

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Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
An outbreak of fowl cholera in waterfowl on the Chesapeake Bay
Series title:
Journal of Wildlife Diseases
Volume
6
Issue:
4
Year Published:
1970
Language:
English
Contributing office(s):
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description:
404-407
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
Larger Work Title:
Journal of Wildlife Diseases
First page:
404
Last page:
407