NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Macquarie Marshes 2001-2002
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Wee Waa Bourke Walgett

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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".

7/5/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 22/4 and 28/4 bleeds.

19/4/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 1/4, 8/4 and 14/4 bleeds.

16/4/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

9/4/2002: Mosquito numbers were down and 'medium' (74) this week, with 41 Culex annulirostris.

4/4/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 24/3 bleed.

28/3/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 18/3 bleed.

26/3/2002: Mosquito collection were 'high' (111) this week, with 60 Culex annulirostris.

20/3/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 4/3 and 11/3 bleeds.

18/3/2002: A 'medium' collection of 64 was trapped this week, with 23 Culex annulirostris.

12/3/2002: Mosquito numbers have again risen, with a 'high' collection (523), including 449 Culex annulirostris.

6/3/2002: Mosquito collections continue to climb, with a 'high' trap of 361 mosquitoes. The majority (329) were Culex annulirostris.

6/3/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 18/2 and 23/2 bleeds.

24/2/2002: Mosquito numbers were up this week, with a 'high' collection of 115, with 74 Culex annulirostris.

19/2/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

12/2/2002: Mosquito numbers continue to be 'low' with the dry conditions.

6/2/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 4/2 bleed.

5/2/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' with the dry conditions.

31/1/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 28/1 bleed.

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