In Ternopil along the shore of lake found about 200 dead gulls – according to the Main Department of Gospodarevskaya, the mass death of birds caused the poisoning. This was reported on the website of the Department.
Dead birds discovered on 5 November.
“The working group consisting of specialists of the Main Department of Gospodarevskaya in Ternopil region and the State ecological Inspectorate in the Ternopil region carried out a survey of the territory adjacent to the Ternopil pond, and found the death of birds (178 corpses), which is identified as Martin silver – a large migratory bird of the family of Martynovs”, – stated in the message.
Experts City state veterinary hospital in Ternopil and Ternopil regional state laboratory of Gospodarevskaya selected samples for laboratory tests to exclude infectious diseases of birds and the establishment of the probable causes of their deaths.
Preliminary results revealed changes in tissues and organs, which is characteristic in cases of poisoning. Details will be known after all the research.
To exclude a variety of infection in dead birds, including highly pathogenic avian influenza poultry in the city of Ternopil, the material of dead birds sent for virologic studies of the State research Institute of laboratory diagnostics and veterinary-sanitary expertise in Kiev.
In addition, specialists Gospodarevskaya initiated the meeting of the State extraordinary antiepizootic Commission at the Executive Committee of Ternopil city Council, which will discuss ways of preventing the spread of infectious disease among birds in the territory of the regional center and Ternopil district, and also decide the question of disposal of the bodies of birds.
As reported in Cherkasy burned zoo, the valuable birds released from cages.