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

Nearby Locations

Wyong Lake Macquarie Parramatta

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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".

28/Mar/2008: Killcare trapped 'low' numbers.

21/Mar/2008: Killcare trapped 'low' numbers.

15/Mar/2008: Killcare trapped 'medium' numbers (90), with 32 Culex annulirostris.

4/Mar/2008: Both sites had 'medium' collections this wee. Empire Bay trapped 58 mosquitoes, including 26 Aedes notoscriptus, while Killcare collected a total of 70, with 16 Aedes vigilax.

29/Feb/2008: Empire Bay had a 'high' collection (177), including 55 Aedes vigilax. Killcare trapped 'low' numbers.

22/Feb/2008: Empire Bay had a 'high' collection (282), including 175 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare trapped 'medium' numbers (76), with 38 Aedes vigilax.

15/Feb/2008: Empire Bay had a 'high' collection (110), including 17 Aedes vigilax. Killcare trapped 'medium' numbers (85), with 62 Aedes vigilax.

7/Feb/2008: Both sites trapped 'high' numbers this week. Empire Bay collected 212 mosquitoes, with 78 Aedes vigilax. Killcare trapped 216, with 198 Aedes vigilax.

30/Jan/2008: Empire Bay had a 'high' collection (209), including 59 Aedes vigilax. Killcare trapped 'low' numbers.

23/Jan/2008: Both sites trapped 'low' numbers.

19/Jan/2008: Empire Bay had a 'medium' collection (58), including 42 Aedes vigilax. Killcare trapped 'low' numbers.

11/Jan/2008: Empire Bay had a 'medium' collection (59), including 32 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare produced 'high' numbers with 101 mosquitoes trapped, dominated by 86 Aedes vigilax.

4/Jan/2008: Mosquito numbers were down this week and 'low' from both sites.

21/Dec/2007: Both sites collected 'high' mosquito numbers. Empire Bay had a catch of 197 and included 95 Aedes notoscriptus, while Killcare trapped 101 mosquitoes, with 57 Aedes notoscriptus.

21/Dec/2007: Empire Bay had a 'high' collection (141), including 28 Aedes vigilax and 52 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare also produced 'high' numbers with 196 mosquitoes trapped, dominated by 140 Aedes vigilax.

13/Dec/2007: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers (184), including 71 Aedes vigilax. Killcare also produced 'high' numbers with 264 mosquitoes trapped, dominated by 236 Aedes vigilax.

6/Dec/2007: Empire Bay produced 'medium' numbers (66). Killcare had a 'high' collection (159), dominated by 118 Aedes vigilax.

29/Nov/2007: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

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