The reason of mass death of birds in Kherson region became pasteurellosis – state foods and consumer service

According to Gospodarevskaya become infected with pasteurellosis can as all kinds of birds and mammals

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In the Main Department of the State service on safety of foodstuffs and consumer protection (Gospodarevskaya) in the Kherson region, said that the cause of death 5.2 thousand wild birds in Kalanchak district is an infectious disease of bacterial origin pasteurellosis. About it told journalists the head of the regional Gospodarevskaya Vitaly Boyarsky, according to “Ukrainian news”.

According to Boyarsky, infected with pasteurellosis can as all kinds of birds and mammals.

On the infected areas has been quarantined.

On 11 January the Ministry of ecology and natural resources of Ukraine stated that, in Kalanchak district Kherson region was a mass pestilence of wild birds. “At the same time experts do not exclude the version that the birds could have died in neighboring Crimean Peninsula”, – noted in the Ministry of environment.

TSN reported that the residents of the village of Razdol’noe has collected more than 5 thousand dead coots, which had been washed ashore.

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