NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Menindee 2003-2004
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Bourke

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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".

3/May/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds on the 7/Apr, 13/Apr, 20/Apr or 27/Apr.

28/Apr/2004: Mosquito numbers continue to be 'high' (100), with 12 Culex annulirostris.

21/Apr/2004: Mosquito numbers are again 'high' (177), dominated by 73 Culex annulirostris.

7/Apr/2004: Numbers are well up this week and 'very high' (1240), with 1085 Culex annulirostris.

31/Mar/2004: Mosquito numbers are again 'high' (498), dominated by 408 Culex annulirostris.

25/Mar/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the 16/Mar bleed.

18/Mar/2004: Mosquito collections remain 'high' with a total of 844 trapped, including 778 Culex annulirostris.

18/Mar/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the 24/Feb, 2/Mar or 9/Mar bleeds.

17/Mar/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the 17/Feb bleed.

16/Mar/2004: There were two Ross River virus isolates, collected from Culex annulirostris on 3/Mar/2004.

10/Mar/2004: Mosquito numbers were 'high' (378) this week, dominated by 330 Culex annulirostris.

3/Mar/2004: Mosquito numbers had risen dramatically and were 'very high' (1283), with 1246 Culex annulirostris.

25/Feb/2004: The first mosquito collection of the season yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

19/Feb/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the 3/Feb or 10/Feb bleeds.

6/Feb/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the 27/Jan bleed.

27/Jan/2004: There were no new seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the 13/Jan bleed.

13/Jan/2004: There was a seroconversion to MVEV in one bird from the bleed taken 23/Dec. There were no new seroconversions from the 31/Dec or 6/Jan/2004 bleeds.

24/Dec/2003: All chickens tested negative for MVEV & KUNV from the 17/Dec bleed.

15/Dec/2003: All chickens tested negative for MVEV & KUNV from the 4/Dec bleeds.

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