A fact sheet "Avian Influenza: Information for Farmers and Pet Owners," written by Dr. Darrell Trampel offers an overview of the disease.
Avian Flu News
If you suspect your poultry flock has been infected with avian flu, contact
State of Iowa Veterinarian (515) 281-5305 (business hours) and (515) 669-3527 (after hours)
USDA Area Veterinarian for Iowa (515) 284-4140
Iowa State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
If you discover five or more dead wild birds, please contact the nearest Iowa Department of Natural Resources field office.