Laboratories for Wildlife Disease Diagnostics
The USGS National Wildlife Health Center provides diagnostic investigation services to determine causes of wildlife morbidity and mortality events. These services include specialized services in pathology, microbiology, virology, parasitology, and chemistry, and use microbiological, molecular-biological, and descriptive techniques to identify and characterize agents of infectious disease.
Disease Investigation Services
Report mortality events and submit specimens.
Laboratories and Capabilities
Learn more about our diagnostic laboratories and capabilities.