NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Hawkesbury
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Penrith Parramatta Ryde

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News & Comments

28/4/99: All sites had low numbers.

20/4/99: Sites 3 (Bowen Mtn), 6 (Kurragong) and site 8 (McGraths Hill) all had low numbers. Site 5 (Yarramundi) had medium collections (52), with 49 Ae. notoscriptus.

14/4/99: Sites 3, 4 and 6 (Kurragong) all had low numbers. Site 5 (Yarramundi) had medium numbers (77), with 72 Ae. notoscriptus.

30/3/99: Site 2 had medium numbers (54), with 16 Cx. annulirostris. SIte 5 (Yarramundi) had medium numbers (89), wtih 76 Ae. notoscriptus. Site 7 (Grose) and 8 (McGraths Hill) had low numbers. One Ross River isolate was made from the Yarramundi site from Ae. notoscriptus.

24/3/99: Site 4 had low numbers. Site 6 (Kurragong) had high mosquito numbers (100), with Ae. notoscriptus (65) dominating. Site 8 (McGraths Hill) had medium numbers (79), with 74 Cx. quinquefasciatus.

16/3/99: All sites collected low numbers of mosquitoes.

9/3/99: Low numbers were collected from site 2 and 4. Kurrajog Heights had medium numbers (62), with 40 Cx. orbostiensis.

2/3/99: Low numbers were collected at all sites.

23/2/99: Site 1 had medium numbers (70), with 51 Ae. notoscriptus. High numbers (109) were trapped at site 2, with 46 Cq. linealis. Low collections were made at sites 3 and 4.

10/2/99: Site 1 had high numbers (133), although the majority (107) are Cx. molestus. High collections (179) were also made at site 2, with 133 Cq. linealis. Site 3 had low mosquito numbers.

31/1/99: Sites 1, 2 and 3 all had low mosquito numbers.

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