NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Griffith 2008-2009
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Leeton 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".

26/May/2009: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 2/Mar, 9/Mar, 16/Mar, 23/Mar, 30/Mar, 6/Apr and 14/Apr/09.

13Apr/2009: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

6/Apr/2009: Hanwood had a 'medium' catch of 99, with 35 Culex annulirostris. Barren Boxtrapped 'low' numbers.

30/Mar/2009: Hanwood had a 'medium' catch of 67, with 39 Culex annulirostris. Barren Boxtrapped 'low' numbers.

23/Mar/2009: Barren Box had a 'high' catch of 145, with 139 Culex annulirostris. Hanwood trapped 'low' numbers.

16/Mar/2009: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

9/Mar/2009: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood trapped 238 with 212 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 157 mosquitoes and included 147 Culex annulirostris.

2/Mar/2009: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood trapped 129 with 121 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 253 mosquitoes and included 195 Culex annulirostris.

26/Feb/2009: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 19/Jan/09, 26/Jan, 2/Feb, 9/Feb, 16/Feb and 23/Feb/09.

23/Feb/2009: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood trapped 306 with 280 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 265 mosquitoes and included 249 Culex annulirostris.

16/Feb/2009: Hanwood trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers (1,152), with 1,143 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had 'low' numbers.

9/Feb/2009: Hanwood had a 'medium' catch of 66 mosquitoes and included 63 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box produced a 'low' catch.

2/Feb/2009: Hanwood had a 'medium' catch of 58 mosquitoes and included 44 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box produced a 'high' catch of 177, with 173 Culex annulirostris.

27/Jan/2009: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood trapped 172 with 141 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 384 mosquitoes and included 349 Culex annulirostris.

19/Jan/2009: Hanwood trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (706), with 532 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a 'medium' collection of 52 and included 40 Culex annulirostris.

16/Jan/2009: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 4/Jan and 12/Jan/09.

12/Jan/2009: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood trapped 276 with 226 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 574 and included 440 Culex annulirostris.

7/Jan/2009: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 24/Nov, 1/Dec, 8/Dec, 15/Dec, 22/Dec and 29/Dec/08.

5/Jan/2009: The first 'very high' collection was made this week with 1,022 mosquitoes being trapped and this included 928 Culex annulirostris. Hanwood had a 'medium' collection of 266, with 182 Culex annulirostris

29/Dec/2008: Both sites again trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood trapped 175, with 58 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 210 and included 192 Culex annulirostris.

22/Dec/2008: For the first time this season both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood trapped 195, with 95 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a total collection of 218 and included 184 Culex annulirostris.

16/Dec/2008: Hanwood had a 'high' catch of 119 mosquitoes, dominated by 57 Culex quinquefasciatus. Barren Box had a 'medium' catch of 52, with 44 Culex annulirostris.

9/Dec/2008: Hanwood had a 'medium' catch of 77 mosquitoes, dominated by 32 Culex quinquefasciatus. Barren Box had a 'low' catch.

5/Dec/2008: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 2/Oct, 13/Oct, 20/Oct, 27/Oct, 3/Nov, 10/Nov or 17/Nov/08.

2/Dec/2008: Hanwood had a 'medium' catch of 97 mosquitoes, dominated by 50 Culex australicus. Barren Box had a 'low' catch.

25/Nov/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

18/Nov/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

11/Nov/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

4/Nov/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

30/Oct/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

22/Oct/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

15/Oct/2008: 'Low' mosquito numbers were collected from both sites.

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