CANADA: Whirling disease. August 2016 - ongoing

Sites: 
IBIS AH
Status: 
Emerging
Dates: 
2016-Sep-14 to 2016-Sep-14
Description: 

August 2016:

The first known Canadian case of whirling disease in fish has been found in Johnson Lake in Banff National Park.

September:

A deadly fish disease discovered for the first time in Canada in late August has now spread to the Bow River, Canadian Food Inspection Agency officials confirmed Monday.