NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Gosford 2002-2003
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Wyong Ryde Parramatta

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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".

30/4/2003: Numbers were 'high' this week (142), with 52 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.

23/4/2003: A 'medium' collection of 69 was made this week, including 20 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

15/4/2003: Another 'high' collection of 125 mosquitoes was made, dominated by 92 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

9/4/2003: A 'high' collection of 103 mosquitoes was trapped, with 32 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

2/4/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

26/3/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

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

11/3/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low' this week, although dominated by Ochlerotatus vigilax.

5/3/2003: Mosquito numbers are up this week due to hatching of Ochlerotatus vigilax as a result of the recent rains and high tide, with a 'high' collection of 130, including 92 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

27/2/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

19/2/2003: A 'medium' collection of 79 was made this week, including 72 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

12/2/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

4/2/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

14/1/2003: Mosquito numbers were well down this week, with a 'low' collection.

22/1/2003: The highest number of mosquitoes were collected to date for the season, with a 'high' collection of 216, dominated by 205 Ochlerotatus vigilax.  

14/1/2003: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

8/1/2003: A 'medium' collection of 74 was made this week, including 53 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

19/12/2002: Mosquito collections were 'high' (118) this week, with 82 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

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

4/12/2002: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

26/11/2002: Trap failure.

12/11/2002: The second collection of the year yeilded 'high' mosquito numbers (106) dominated by Ochlerotatus vigilax (105).

6/11/2002: No mosquitoes were trapped this week.

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