NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Bourke 2002-2003
Mosquito/Chicken Results

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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".

23/4/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 10/4 & 15/4 bleeds.

16/4/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

3/4/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 25/3 bleed.

28/3/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 4/3 & 18/3 bleeds.

26/3/2003: 'Medium' numbers (62) were trapped this week, with 29 Culex annulirostris.

19/3/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

11/3/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 18/2 & 24/2 bleeds.

4/3/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 5/2 bleed.

26/2/2003: Mosquito numbers continue to rise with a 'high' collection of 142, including 104 Culex annulirostris.

19/2/2003: The first 'medium' mosquito catch of the year! This totalled 77 and included 65 Culex annulirostris.

11/2/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

12/2/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 29/1 bleed.

6/2/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

31/1/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 22/1 bleed.

31/1/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

23/1/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

17/1/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 13/1 bleed.

10/1/2003: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 10/12, and 18/12 bleeds.

19/12/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

17/12/2002: All chickens tested negative for flaviviruses from the 3/12 bleed.

11/12/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

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