NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Concord 2003-2004
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Parramatta Ryde Penrith

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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".

31/Mar/2004: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from all sites.

24/Mar/2004: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from all sites.

17/Mar/2004: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from all sites.

10/Mar/2004: 'Medium' collections were made at the Hospital and Bangalla Street, with 82 and 59 mosquitoes respectively. Ochlerotatus vigilax dominated at both sites (73 & 41). Powells Creek collected 'low' numbers.

3/Mar/2004: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from all sites.

25/Feb/2004: Powells Creek trapped 'high' numbers (114), with 102 Ochlerotatus vigilax. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

18/Feb/2004: 'Low' numbers were trapped from all sites.

11/Feb/2004: Powells Creek trapped 'medium' numbers (79), with 64 Ochlerotatus vigilax. All other sites yielded 'low' numbers.

4/Feb/2004: 'Low' numbers were trapped from all sites.

29/Jan/2004: 'Low' numbers were trapped from all sites.

21/Jan/2004: Bangalla St collected 'medium' (96) mosquito numbers, with 61 Ochlerotatus vigilax. Powells Creek and the Hospital yielded 'low' numbers.

14/Jan/2004: 'Low' numbers were trapped from all sites.

7/Jan/2003: Mosquito numbers were notably up this week, with 'high' numbers from both Powells Creek and Bangalla Street. Bangalla Street collected 127 mosquitoes, with 90 Ochlerotatus vigilax. Powells Creek yielded similar numbers (129), although a higher number of Ochlerotatus vigilax (114).

17/Dec/2003: Bangalla Street continued with 'medium' collections (67), including 33 Ochlerotatus vigilax. The other sites had 'low' numbers.

10/Dec/2003: The Hospital site trapped 'low' numbers. Bangalla Street and Powells Creek both trapped 'medium,' mosquito numbers with 51 and 97 respectively. Ochlerotatus notoscriptus (31 & 57) dominated these collections.

3/Dec/2003: The first collection of the year yielded 'low' numbers from all sites.

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