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Suspected ISA Outbreak in Nordland

26 March 2015, at 12:00am

NORWAY - A suspected outbreak of Infectious Salmon Anemia (ISA) has been reported at sea site 13782 in Hadsel municipality, Nordland county.

The owner of the farm is Nordlaks Livestock AS.

Those living and working around the far have been asked to show the necessary care to prevent the spread of the disease.

To prevent any spread of infection, restrictions prohibiting the movement of fish without a special permit have been imposed.


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