NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Ballina 2007-2008
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Location

Byron Bay 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".  

29/Apr/2008: North Creek Road had 'medium' (92) mosquito numbers, dominated by 22 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'low' catch.

23/Apr/2008: North Creek Road had 'high' (285) mosquito numbers, dominated by 54 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'medium' catch of 53 mosquitoes, with 16 Aedes multiplex.

16/Apr/2008: North Creek Road had 'high' (323) mosquito numbers, dominated by 106 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'low' catch.

2/Apr/2008: North Creek Road had 'high' (409) mosquito numbers, dominated by 152 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'low' catch.

27/Mar/2008: North Creek Road had 'high' (420) mosquito numbers, dominated by 290 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'low' catch.

19/Mar/2008: North Creek Road had 'high' (392) mosquito numbers, dominated by 150 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'low' catch.

12/Mar/2008: North Creek Road had 'high' (564) mosquito numbers, dominated by 224 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads produced a 'medium' catch of 58 mosquitoes, with 27 Coquillettidia xanthogaster.

5/Mar/2008: North Creek Road had a partial trap failure, collecting only 'low' mosquito numbers. Lennox Heads produced a 'high' catch of 250 mosquitoes, with 71 Culex annulirostris.

27/Feb/2008: North Creek Road continues with the 'very high' mosquito numbers trapping a total of 1,400, with 464 Culex annulirostris. Lennox Heads had a 'medium' trap of 58, with 11 Culex sitiens.

20/Feb/2008: North Creek Road continues with the 'very high' mosquito numbers trapping a total of 1,235, with 261 Verrallina funerea. Greenfield Road collected 'low' numbers.

12/Feb/2008: Mosquito numbers continue to be well up this week, with another 'very high' catch from North Creek Road. This site trapped 1,273 mosquitoes, including 390 Culex sitiens and 223 Aedes vigilax. Greenfield Road collected 'low' numbers.

6/Feb/2008: Mosquito numbers were well up this week, with the first 'very high' catch of the season from North Creek Road. This site trapped 2,344 mosquitoes, including 1,101 Verrallina funerea.

29/Jan/2008: Greenfield Road collected 'low' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (511), including 177 Aedes multiplex.

24/Jan/2008: North Creek Road trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (543), including 136 Culex sitiens.

10/Jan/2008: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers,

19/Dec/2007: Greenfield Road had a 'medium' catch of 59 mosquitoes, with 21 Aedes multiplex. North Creek Road also produced 'medium' numbers (63) and included 29 Culex sitiens.

11/Dec/2007: Greenfield Road collected 'low' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (399), including 261 Culex sitiens.

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