NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Ballina 2005-2006
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Location

Tweed Heads

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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". 

18/May/2006: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from Greenfield Road.

11/May/2006: A 'medium' collection of 63 was made from Greenfield Road and the most common species was Ochlerotatus muliplex (50).

4/May/2006: Numbers are again 'high', with a collection of 105 mosquitoes, dominated by 38 Ochlerotatus muliplex.

26/Apr/2006: Numbers continue to be 'high', with a collection of 160 mosquitoes, dominated by 74 Ochlerotatus muliplex.

11/Apr/2006: Numbers were 'high' this week, with a collection of 207 mosquitoes, dominated by 93 Ochlerotatus muliplex.

6/Apr/2006: A 'medium' collection of 94 was made from Greenfield Road and the most common species was Ochlerotatus procax (42).

30/Mar/2006: Mosquito number were well up with another 'high' catch of 405, with 200 Ochlerotatus muliplex.

23/Mar/2006: Mosquito numbers were again 'high' this week (212), with 50 Coquillettidia variegata.

16/Mar/2006: Mosquito numbers were 'high' this week (200), with 81 Coquillettidia variegata.

9/Mar/2006: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from Greenfield Road.

4/Mar/2006: A 'medium' collection of 53 was made from Greenfield Road and the most common species was Culex sitiens (18).

23/Feb/2006: Mosquito numbers continue to be 'high' with a collection of 336, including 137 Coquillettidia variegata.

9/Feb/2006: The first 'high' collection for the season was made with week, with Greenfield Road trapping 221 mosquitoes and included 85 Ochlerotatus muliplex.

23/Jan/2006: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from Greenfield Road.

17/Jan/2006: A 'medium' collection of 70 was made from Greenfield Road and the most common species was Ochlerotatus vigilax (21).

12/Jan/2006: A 'medium' collection of 87 was yielded from Greenfield Road, with 58 Culex sitiens.

4/Jan/2006: Greenfield Road trapped 'high' numbers (211), with 69 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

20/Dec/2005: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from Greenfield Road.

15/Dec/2005: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from Greenfield Road.

15/Nov/2005: 'Low' mosquito numbers were trapped from Greenfield Road.

12/Nov/2005: A 'medium' mosquito collection of 99 was trapped, which included 49 Ochlerotatus vigilax.

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