Journal archives for April 2020

April 01, 2020

Wildlife Health Network Resources

wildlife health network

There is a wealth of information available about wildlife health, diseases, and conservation. Explore the links below to learn more about wildlife health topics that may be of interest to you. If you come across a resource not listed here, feel free to add it in the comments section.
-List updated 4/01/20-

Animal & Human Health for the Environment And Development (AHEAD)

Australian Registry of Wildlife Health

Bayer Bee Health

Beak Deformities in Landbirds- Alaska Science Center

Bighorn Sheep Disease Research Consortium

Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative

Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance

EcoHealth Alliance

Garden Wildlife Health

Honey Bee Health Coalition

House Finch eye disease- Cornell Lab of Ornithology


Sea Star Wasting Syndrome- MARINe

USGS National Wildlife Health Center

Wildlife Health Information Sharing Partnership (WHISPers)
Mortality Reporting System

White-Nose Syndrome Response Team

Wildlife Health Australia

World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

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April 11, 2020


On April 2, 2020, the Foreign Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (FADDL) confirmed RHDV2 in a wild black-tailed jackrabbit and wild cottontails in New Mexico, representing the first detection of this virus in wild rabbits in the United States. On April 8th, the laboratory confirmed that a cottontail and black-tailed jackrabbit had died from RHDV2 in Arizona.

AZDA press release Rabbit Virus 4-2020

National Wildlife Health Center Wildlife Health Bulletin 2020-04:

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