NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Tweed Heads 2008-2009
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Byron Bay Ballina Port Stephens

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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".

25/Mar/2009: Both sites trapped 'medium' numbers this week. Piggabeen Road had a yield of 81, with 40 Culex sitiens, while Beltana Drive trapped 77 including 23 Culex sitiens.

19/Mar/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'low' mosquito numbers. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 136 mosquitoes and included 60 Culex sitiens.

11/Mar/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'medium' (98) mosquito numbers, dominated by 76 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'low' catch.

4/Mar/2009: Both sites trapped 'high' numbers this week. Piggabeen Road had a yield of 194, with 93 Culex sitiens, while Beltana Drive trapped 292 including 185 Culex sitiens.

26/Feb/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'medium' (58) mosquito numbers, dominated by 31 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 236 mosquitoes and included 141 Culex sitiens.

18/Feb/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'medium' (76) mosquito numbers, dominated by 55 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 870 mosquitoes and included 792 Culex sitiens.

12/Feb/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'medium' (92) mosquito numbers, dominated by 52 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 203 mosquitoes and included 175 Culex sitiens.

5/Feb/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'medium' (74) mosquito numbers, dominated by 36 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 200 mosquitoes and included 168 Culex sitiens.

30/Jan/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'medium' (72) mosquito numbers, dominated by 52 Culex sitiens. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 141 mosquitoes and included 116 Culex sitiens.

21/Jan/2009: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

15/Jan/2009: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

7/Jan/2009: Piggabeen Road trapped 'low' mosquito numbers. Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 171 mosquitoes and included 117 Culex sitiens.

22/Dec/2008: Piggabeen Road trapped 'low' mosquito numbers. Beltana Drive had a 'medium' catch of 69 mosquitoes and included 41 Culex sitiens.

16/Dec/2008: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

10/Dec/2008: Beltana Drive had a 'high' catch of 122 mosquitoes and included 107 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

3/Dec/2008: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

28/Nov/2008: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

14/Nov/2008: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

7/Nov/2008: Beltana Drive had a 'medium' catch of 70 mosquitoes, dominated by 40 Culex sitiens. Piggabeen Road trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

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