NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Hawkesbury 1999-2000
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Penrith Parramatta Ryde

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News & Comments

Note that for mosquito numbers 0 - 50 mosquitoes = "Low", 51 - 100 = "Medium",
101 - 1,000 = "High", 1,001 - 10,000 = "Very High", >10,000 = "Extreme".


18/4/2000: The sites of Ham Common, Bowen Mountain, Kurrajong Village and Grose Vale all trapped 'low' numbers.

11/4/2000: Numbers were 'low' from Yarrmundi, Kurrajong Village and East Lagoon. West Lagoon had a 'medium' collection (50), with 26 Culex quinquefasciatus.

29/3/2000: 'Low' numbers were trapped at Kurrajong Village, Bowen Mountain and Glossodia. Yarramundi had 'high' numbers (108), with 78 Aedes notoscriptus.

29/2/2000: Freemans Reach, Bowen Mountain and Kurrajong Village all collected 'low' mosquito numbers. Yarrmundi had a 'medium' collection (96), with 68 Culex annulirostris.

22/2/2000: Yarramundi collected 'medium' mosquito numbers (78), with 33 Culex annulirostris. Grose Vale, Kurrajong Village and Glossodia all had 'low' numbers.

16/2/2000: Yarramundi trapped 'medium' numbers (57), with 32 Coquillettidia linealis. 'Low' numbers were collected from Bowen Mountain, Glossodia and Kurrajong Village.

1/2/2000: Yarramundi again had a 'high' collection (103), with 55 Culex annulirostris. Freemans Reach collected 'medium' numbers (53), with 25 Culex quinquefasciatus. Bowen mountain trapped 'low' numbers.

24/1/2000: Numbers were noticably up this week. Yarramundi had a 'high' collection (154), with 145 Aedes notoscriptus. Freemans Reach also had a 'high' collection (127), with 47 Culex quinquefasciatus. A 'medium' collection (75) was made from Grose Vale, with 36 Culex annulirostris.

21/12/99: 'Low' numbers were collected at Grose Vale and Kurrajong. Wheeney Ck had 'medium' numbers (80), with 68 Coquillettidia linealis. 'High' numbers (105) were trapped at Freemans Reach, with 35 Culex australicus.

13/12/99: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped at Grose Vale, Kurrajong Village and McGraths Hill. Freemans Reach had 'medium' numbers (61), with 52 Culex molestus.

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