Bird Flu Detected In Ducklings At National Mall, Officials Say
By CBS Baltimore Staff
June 8, 2022 at 4:24 pm

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The virus that causes avian influenza, otherwise known as bird flu, has been detected in ducklings at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C., the National Park Service said Wednesday.

Bird flu cases have been detected in domestic and wild birds in Maryland and Virginia, but this is the first confirmation of the flu in the nation’s capital, the agency said...