Near Lochcarron, Highland

Another case of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 has been confirmed in Scotland at a backyard flock near Lochcarron, Highland on the 9th August 2023. This is the third premises in a coastal area with a confirmed case of AI in the last two days. A 3 km Protection Zone (PZ) and 10 km Surveillance Zone (SZ) has been declared around the premises.