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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".
1/Apr/2004: Numbers were 'low' this week.
26/Mar/2004: Numbers were 'low' this week.
18/Mar/2004: Mosquito numbers were up again and 'high' (211) and dominated by 147 Ochlerotatus vigilax.
12/Mar/2004: Numbers were 'low' this week.
4/Mar/2004: A high collection of 131 mosquitoes were trapped, dominated by 95 Ochlerotatus alternans.
27/Feb/2004: Numbers were 'low' this week.
21/Feb/2004: 'Medium' numbers (57) were trapped, with 49 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus. .
12/Feb/2004: Mosquito numbers were 'high' (365) this week, including 127 Ochlerotatus vigilax and 221 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.
28/Jan/2004: Numbers were again 'low'.
21/Jan/2004: Numbers were 'low' this week.
13/Jan/2004: 'Medium' numbers (56) were trapped, with 21 Ochlerotatus vigilax.
7/Jan/2004: Numbers were again 'low'.
31/Dec/2003: Numbers were 'low' this week.
23/Dec/2003: Similar numbers to last week were collected, with a 'medium' yield of 62 mosquitoes, dominated this week by 38 Ochlerotatus notoscriptus.
19/Dec/2003: 'Medium' numbers (57) were trapped, with 20 Ochlerotatus vigilax.
12/Dec/2003: Ochlerotatus vigilax (91) numbers were well up and overall collections were 'high' (142) and around 3x normal.
5/Dec/2003: Numbers of Ochlerotatus vigilax (49) continue to be well up, above average and dominated the 'medium' collection of 72 mosquitoes.
26/Nov/2003: A high collection of 104 mosquitoes were trapped, dominated by 95 Ochlerotatus vigilax.
20/Nov/2003: Unseasonally 'high' numbers were trapped this week, the total of 191 mosquitoes was dominated by 134 Ochlerotatus vigilax.
7/Nov/2003: The first collection of season yielded 'high' (108) mosquito numbers, being well above average. Ochlerotatus vigilax (61) was the most common species trapped.
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