Index of Wildlife Disease Information Resources

Science Center Objects

The USGS National Wildlife Health Center (NWHC) provides the following index of wildlife disease information resources as a starting point to learn about selected wildlife diseases. To search for scientific literature, please visit the USGS Publications Warehouse and search for your topic of interest.

General Resources

Amphibian Malformation and Decline

Anisakiosis and Pseudoterranovosis

Avian Botulism

Avian Cholera

Avian Influenza

Avian Pox

Bat Rabies and Other Lyssavirus Infections

Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans (Bsal)

Baylisascaris Larva Migrans

Chronic Wasting Disease

Coral Diseases


Duck Plague


Fish Health in Pacific Region

Inclusion Body Disease of Cranes

Lead Poisoning


Sea Turtle Diseases

Snake Fungal Disease

Sylvatic Plague




West Nile Virus

White-Nose Syndrome

Zoonotic/Human Health Topics