NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Tweed Heads 2001-2002
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Ballina Port Stephens Wyong

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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".

28/4/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

21/4/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

14/4/2002: Piggabeen Rd had a 'medium' collection of 53, with 35 Culex sitiens, while numbers were 'low' at Beltana Drive.

7/4/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

31/3/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

24/3/2002: Both sites had 'medium numbers. Piggabeen Rd trapped 72 mosquitoes, with 69 Culex sitiens, while Beltana Drive collected 57, including 41 Culex sitiens. .

17/3/2002: Piggabeen Rd had a 'medium' collection of 74, with 64 Culex sitiens, while numbers were 'low' at Beltana Drive.

10/3/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

3/3/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

24/2/2002: Piggabeen Rd trapped 'low' numbers, while Beltana Drive had a 'medium' collection of 74, with 64 Culex sitiens.

19/2/2002: Piggabeen Road trapped 'low' numbers, while a 'high' collection of 149 mosquitoes were trapped from Beltana Drive, with 130 Culex sitiens.

12/2/2002: Collections were 'medium' from boths sites and slightly below average. Piggabeen Road trapped 78 mosquitoes, with 65 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive trapped 83, with 45 Aedes vigilax.

4/2/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

28/1/2002: Numbers were 'high' (131) from Piggabeen Rd, with 121 Culex sitiens. A 'medium' (60) collection was made from Beltana Drive, with 34 Culex sitiens.

21/1/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

14/1/2002: Numbers were 'high' (165) from Piggabeen Rd, with 154 Culex sitiens.

7/1/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

31/12/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

17/12/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

10/12/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

2/12/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from Piggabeen Road, while Beltana Drive had a 'medium' collection (71), with 52 Culex sitiens.

25/11/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

18/11/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

11/11/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

28/10/2001: Mosquito numbers were 'low' at both sites from the first trapping week.


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