NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Moree 2000-2001
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Boggabilla Walgett Wee Waa

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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".

1/6/2001: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses.

23/5/2001: All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

16/5/2001: All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

9/5/2001: All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

2/5/2001: Numbers were 'low' from Gwydir Street, although 'high' (101) from Wallonal Rd, with 90 Culex quinquefasciatus. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

27/4/2001: Numbers were 'low' from both sites. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

18/4/2001: Numbers were 'low' from Gwydir Street. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

11/4/2001: A 'high' collection (134) was yielded from Gwydir Street, with 130 Culex quinquefasciatus. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

4/5/2001: Numbers were 'low' from both sites. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

29/3/2001: Numbers were 'low' from both sites. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

14/3/2001: Numbers were 'low' from both sites. All chickens tested negative for flaviruses.

13/3/2001: A new chicken sentinel flock was established at Moree and all chickens tested negative for flaviruses from the initial bleed.

8/3/2001: Despite the windy overnight conditions, Gwydir Street trapped 'medium' numbers (70), with 42 Culex annulirostris. Wallanol St trapped 'low' numbers.

28/2/2001: Numbers were 'low' from both sites.

22/2/2001: Gwydir Street trapped 'medium' numbers (81), with 34 Culex annulirostris. Greenbah Rd had 'low' numbers.

15/2/2001: Numbers continue to rise and are now 'high' (198) from Wallanol Rd, with Culex annulirostris (101) now dominating the collections. Collections were 'low' from Gwydir Street.

8/2/2001: Numbers are on the rise following the heavy rains with a 'medium' collection (74) from Greenbah Road, with 62 Aedes vittiger. Gwydir Street trapped 'low' numbers.

31/1/2001: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

24/1/2001: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

16/1/2001: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

10/1/2001: Numbers were 'low' from Hassel Street, while Gwydir Street had a 'high' collection (103), with 93 Culex annulirostris.

20/12/2000:  Greenbah Rd collected 'medium' numbers (75), with 54 Culex annulirostris. 'Low' numbers were trapped at Gwydir St.

14/12/2000: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from Wallanol Rd.

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