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Dead bird in Danville tests positive for West Nile

Original post made on Jul 22, 2009

A fourth bird has been found in Contra Costa County that has tested positive for the West Nile Virus. A house finch found dead July 2 near Bordeaux Court and Tuscany Way in Danville tested positive for the virus.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, July 21, 2009, 4:24 PM

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Posted by jpeake, a resident of Alamo
on Jul 22, 2009 at 6:59 am

I also found a dead blue jay that tested positive. I am located next to a stagnant pond that I think the forest maintains and have showed it to the CDC but they say it is not a source. I found it interesting that they want us to drain all our standing water but a stagnant pond is not a source. thank you, jp

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