NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Leeton 2004-2005
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Griffith Lake Cargelligo

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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".

27/Apr/2005: Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers. Farm 347 yielded 'medium' numbers (80), with 38 Anopheles annulipes.

20/Apr/2005: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

18/Apr/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 1/Apr or 7/Apr. 

13/Apr/2005: Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (167), with 119 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had a 'medium' yield of 96 mosquitoes, with 37 Culex annulirostris.

6/Apr/2005: Both sites  trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Almond Road yielded 176, with 153 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 trapped 204, with 147 Culex annulirostris.

4/Apr/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 18/Mar or 25/Mar. 

30/Mar/2005: A 'medium' collection of 79 was made at Almond Road, with 71 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had a trap failure.

23/Mar/2005: Both sites again trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Almond Road yielded 648, with 565 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 trapped 206, with 152 Culex annulirostris.

22/Mar/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 11/Mar. 

15/Mar/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 4/Mar. 

1/Mar/2005: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Almond Road yielded 686, with 638 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 trapped 149, with 102 Culex annulirostris.

25/Feb/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 18/Feb and 25/Feb.

25/Feb/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 14/Jan, 21/Jan, 14/Feb and 21/Feb.

23/Feb/2005: Both sites trapped mosquito numbers that were 'high' and above average. Almond Road collected 428, with 379 Culex annulirostris. Farm 247 collected 396, with 286 Culex annulirostris.

16/Feb/2005: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Almond Road yielded 255, with 238 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 trapped 207, with 200 Culex annulirostris.

8/Feb/2005: Mosquito numbers had declined this week. Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (196), with 167 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded a 'medium' catch of 86, with 70 Culex annulirostris.

1/Feb/2005: Mosquito numbers had again risen and were 'high' from both sites. Farm 347 trapped 984 mosquitoes, with 679 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road collected 250, with 236 Culex annulirostris.

25/Jan/2005: Numbers were down this week, with a 'high' collection of 130 mosquitoes from Farm 347 including 98 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

19/Jan/2005: The first 'very high' collection of the season at Leeton was made this week, with 1,236 mosquitoes being trapped at Farm 347, which includes 928 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (448), with 410 Culex annulirostris.

14/Jan/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 7/Jan.

11/Jan/2005: Mosquito numbers were up and 'high' from both sites. Farm 347 trapped 685 mosquitoes, with 585 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road collected 208, with 191 Culex annulirostris.

11/Jan/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 30/Dec/2004.

5/Jan/2005: Farm 347 yielded a 'high' catch, with 555 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road had a partial trap failure but still managed to trap 60 mosquitoes, including 50 Culex annulirostris.

5/Jan/2005: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 17/Dec/2004.

20/Dec/2004: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 15/Nov, 22/Nov, 29/Nov or 10/Dec.

15/Dec/2004: Mosquito numbers were down this week and 'low' from Almond Road. Farm 347 had a 'medium' collection of 79, including 65 Culex annulirostris.

8/Dec/2004: Mosquito collections were 'high' from boths sites for first week of collections. Almond Road trapped 129 mosquitoes, dominated by 103 Culex annulirostris, while Farm 347 collected 322 mosquitoes including 289 Culex annulirostris.

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