Duck Migration and Past Influenza A (H5N1) Outbreak Areas
Nicolas Gaidet* , Scott H. Newman†, Ward Hagemeijer‡, Tim Dodman‡, Julien Cappelle*, Saliha Hammoumi*, Lorenzo De Simone†, and John Y. Takekawa§
Author affiliations: *Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement, Montpellier, France; †Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy; ‡Wetlands International, Wageningen, the Netherlands; §US Geological Survey, Vallejo, California, USA;
Appendix Figure. A) Migration route of a garganey tracked with satellite telemetry from February through November 2007, and major highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) outbreaks in domestic and wild birds over Europe, the Middle East, and Africa from July 2005 through November 2007. Close-up maps of stopover sites during the spring migration in (B) the Danube River delta in Romania (May 8-11, 2007), and (C) Lake Kus in Turkey (April 29-May 6, 2007).
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