Persistence of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Viruses in Natural Ecosystems
Camille Lebarbenchon1 , Chris J. Feare, François Renaud, Frédéric Thomas, and Michel Gauthier-Clerc
Author affiliations: Centre de Recherche de la Tour du Valat, Arles, France (C. Lebarbenchon, M. Gauthier-Clerc); Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Montpellier, France (C. Lebarbenchon, F. Renaud, F. Thomas); WildWings Bird Management, Haslemere, United Kingdom (C.J. Feare); Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada (F. Thomas)
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