Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Austria
Information received on 06/04/2017 from Mr Dr Ulrich Herzog, Chief Veterinary Officer, Verbrauchergesundheit, Bundesministerium für Gesundheit , VIENNE, Austria
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 2 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 07/11/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 09/11/2016
Report date 06/04/2017
Date submitted to OIE 06/04/2017
Date event resolved 28/04/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 26/04/2006
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (10/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 1 (01/12/2016)
Follow-up report No. 2 (06/04/2017)
New outbreaks (29)
Outbreak 1 Bregenz, VORARLBERG
Date of start of the outbreak 07/11/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (19/12/2016)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Herring Gull:Larus argentatus(Laridae) 2 2 0 0
Tufted Duck:Aythya fuligula(Anatidae) 5 5 0 0
Outbreak 2 Salzburg city, SALZBURG
Date of start of the outbreak 06/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (06/12/2016)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 3 Gmunden, OBEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 06/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (16/12/2016)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Great Crested Grebe:Podiceps cristatus(Podicipedidae) 1 1 0 0
Tufted Duck:Aythya fuligula(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 4 Steiermark, Graz-Umgebung, Graz-Umgebung, STEIERMARK
Date of start of the outbreak 12/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (03/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 14 14 0 0
Great Cormorant:Phalacrocorax carbo(Phalacrocoracidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 5 Steiermark, Graz-Stadt, Graz-Stadt, STEIERMARK
Date of start of the outbreak 13/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (07/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 6 Niederösterreich, Gmünd, Gmünd, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 16/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (16/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 1 1 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 3 3 0 0
Outbreak 7 Salzburg, Salzburg-Umgebung, Salzburg-Umgebung, SALZBURG
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (07/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Tufted Duck:Aythya fuligula(Anatidae) 3 3 0 0
Outbreak 8 Wien, Wien-Stadt, Wien-Stadt, WIEN
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (28/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 5 5 0 0
Grey Heron:Ardea cinerea(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 33 33 0 0
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) 4 4 0 0
Outbreak 9 Niederösterreich, Bruck an der Leitha, Bruck an der Leitha, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 18/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (18/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 10 Oberösterreich, Wels-Land, Wels-Land, OBEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 19/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (25/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 11 Burgenland, Eisenstadt-Umgebung, Eisenstadt-Umgebung, BURGENLAND
Date of start of the outbreak 27/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (27/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 7 7 0 0
Outbreak 12 Niederösterreich, Konreuburg, Korneuburg, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 30/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (30/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 13 Niederösterreich, Krems-Land, Krems-Land, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 30/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (08/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 3 3 0 0
Outbreak 14 Niederösterreich, Krems-Stadt, Krems-Stadt, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 31/01/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (31/01/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 15 Niederösterreich, Mödling, Mödling, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 02/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (02/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 16 Steiermark, Leibnitz, Leibnitz, STEIERMARK
Date of start of the outbreak 02/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (28/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 6 6 0 0
Outbreak 17 Niederösterreich, Waidhofen an der Thaya, Waidhofen an der Thaya, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 03/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (03/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak 18 Steiermark, Murtal, Murtal, STEIERMARK
Date of start of the outbreak 03/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (28/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 11 11 0 0
Outbreak 19 Kärnten, Villach-Stadt, Villach-Stadt, KARNTEN
Date of start of the outbreak 07/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (07/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 20 Niederösterreich, Gänserndorf, Gänserndorf, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 09/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (09/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Great Egret:Ardea alba(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 21 Oberösterreich, Urfahr-Umgebung, Urfahr-Umgebung, OBEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 09/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (09/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 22 Niederösterreich, Tulln, Tulln, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 10/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (02/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 11 11 0 0
Outbreak 23 Oberösterreich, Linz-Land, Linz-Land, OBEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 23/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (23/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 24 Oberösterreich, Vöcklabruck, Vöcklabruck, OBEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 24/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (24/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Herring Gull:Larus argentatus(Laridae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 25 Burgenland, Neusiedl, Neusiedl, BURGENLAND
Date of start of the outbreak 27/02/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (27/02/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 26 Krems-Land, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 01/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (28/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 10 10 0 0
Outbreak 27 Tulln, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 02/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (07/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Outbreak 28 Wien, Wien, Wien, WIEN
Date of start of the outbreak 07/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (28/03/2017)
Epidemiological unit Zoo
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Dalmatian pelican:Pelecanus crispus(Pelecanidae) 22 1 1 21 0
Outbreak 29 Gmünd, NIEDEROSTERREICH
Date of start of the outbreak 17/03/2017
Outbreak status Resolved (17/04/2017)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 1 1 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 29
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Herring Gull:Larus argentatus(Laridae) 3 3 0 0
Tufted Duck:Aythya fuligula(Anatidae) 10 10 0 0
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) 5 5 0 0
Great Crested Grebe:Podiceps cristatus(Podicipedidae) 1 1 0 0
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) 111 111 0 0
Great Cormorant:Phalacrocorax carbo(Phalacrocoracidae) 1 1 0 0
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) 2 2 0 0
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) 7 7 0 0
Grey Heron:Ardea cinerea(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Great Egret:Ardea alba(Ardeidae) 1 1 0 0
Dalmatian pelican:Pelecanus crispus(Pelecanidae) 22 1 1 21 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Herring Gull:Larus argentatus(Laridae) ** ** 100.00% **
Tufted Duck:Aythya fuligula(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Black-headed Gull:Larus ridibundus(Laridae) ** ** 100.00% **
Great Crested Grebe:Podiceps cristatus(Podicipedidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Mute Swan:Cygnus olor(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Great Cormorant:Phalacrocorax carbo(Phalacrocoracidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Eurasian buzzard (common buzzard):Buteo buteo(Accipitridae) ** ** 100.00% **
Mallard:Anas platyrhynchos(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Grey Heron:Ardea cinerea(Ardeidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Great Egret:Ardea alba(Ardeidae) ** ** 100.00% **
Dalmatian pelican:Pelecanus crispus(Pelecanidae) 4.55% 4.55% 100.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Contact with wild species
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Zoning
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations