Pilchard virus kills 100,000 salmon in Tasmania.

revelations of mass fish kills in Macquarie Harbour, EPA Director Wes Ford has this morning confirmed a disease outbreak at Tassal and Petuna pens has been a cause of mass mortalities.

https://www.et.org.au/epa_confirms_fish_herpes_virus_outbreak_the_cause_of_mass_fish_kills_in_macquarie_harbour

Viruses can mutate to kill other hosts.

https://thefishsite.com/articles/fish-vets-conference-goes-viral

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