seal deaths

Harbor Seals (Photo Credit: NOAA)

New Bird Flu Strain Blamed For 100+ Seal Deaths

Researchers studying the death of more than 100 seals along the New England coast say a new strain of avian flu is the cause.

08/03/2012

Harbor Seals (Photo Credit: NOAA)

‘New’ Seal Flu Blamed For Mass Seal Deaths Across New England

Scientists say an influenza virus similar to one found in birds but never before found in harbor seals has been linked to the recent spate of seal deaths off the coast of northern New England.

12/20/2011

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