Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
Extra £7 million for innovative all-Wales autism service
At the start of Autism Awareness Week, Minister for Social Services and Public Health, Rebecca Evans, has announced additional funding of £7 million for the National Integrated Autism Service.
- New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
- Welsh Government seeks innovative ideas to tackle childhood obesity with healthier and cheaper food choices
- Extra £7 million for innovative all-Wales autism service
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Section highlightLandfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
Final Budget 2017-18 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2017-18 is £15bn.Learn more »
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What to do if you see a dead bird
Contact the Department for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) Helpline (03459 33 55 77).
If you find dead wild waterfowl (swans, geese or ducks) or gulls, or five or more dead wild birds of other species in the same location, you should report them to the DEFRA helpline on: 03459 33 55 77 (option 1), or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Am I at risk from touching dead birds
Wild birds can carry several diseases that are infectious to people. If dead birds are handled, it is important to wash your hands with soap and water as soon as possible. Avoid touching your face and certainly do not eat until you have washed your hands. Clean any soiling on clothing with soap and water.
What am I at risk from
Although the risk of Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) may be low, birds can carry other respiratory infections. Birds can also carry infections which can cause gastrointestinal infections such as Salmonella and Campylobacter.
Where could I dispose of dead birds and how
Please contact the owner of the land on which the dead birds are located.