General Information on Avian Influenza
The National Park Service (NPS) Office of Public Health has formulated programmatic strategies for the development and implementation of the NPS’s H5N1 (Avian) Influenza Pandemic Preparation and Response Plan. These strategies shall serve as the Midwest Region’s professional and technical guidance.
Fort Union Trading Post is active in this process and has created a link which provides the most updated information provided by the National Park Service on Avian Influenza Preparation and response.
Did You Know?
Northern Plains tribes made up the entire bulk of trade at Fort Union. Camps usually came in the spring to trade buffalo robes and furs for trade goods. This trade did continue throughout the year even though spring was considered trade season.