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

Nearby Locations

Port Stephens Gosford Forster

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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: 'High' numbers (105) were collected at Shortland Wetlands, with 71 Culex annulirostris.

29/3/2000: New Lambton trapped 'low' numbers. Shortland Wetlands had 'high' numbers (513), with 391 Aedes vigilax.

22/2/2000: Numbers were 'low' from both sites.

15/2/2000: Numbers were 'low' from both sites.

7/2/2000: New Lambton trapped 'low' mosquito numbers. Shortlands had 'medium' numbers (99), with 75 Aedes vigilax.

12/1/2000: Numbers were 'low' from both sites.

21/12/99: Numbers were 'low' from both sites.

9/12/99: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from New Lambton. Numbers were 'high' (128) from Shortland Wetlands, with 40 Coquillettidia linealis.

1/12/99: 'Low' numbers were trapped from both sites.

25/11/99: New Lambton (Site 1) trapped 'low' numbers. Shortland Wetlands had a 'medium' collection (63), with 21 Aedes vigilax.

18/11/99: New Lambton (Site 1) trapped 'low' numbers. Shortland Wetlands had a 'high' collection (270), although most (163) were Culex australicus

12/11/99: 'Low' numbers were collected from both sites.

5/11/1999: Only "low" mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.


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