Lindsay Carlson swabbing hunter harvested ducks in western Alaska

Scientist swabbing hunter-harvested ducks in western Alaska

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Lindsay Carlson swabbing hunter-harvested ducks in western Alaska as part of USGS research to investigate the persistence of avian influenza viruses in North American wetlands.  USGS scientists and colleagues found that influenza A viruses may remain infectious in surface waters of northern wetlands for more than seven months. 

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Image Dimensions: 4000 x 2664

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Location Taken: AK, US