NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Batemans Bay 2009-2010
Mosquito/Virus Results

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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".

20/Apr/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (124) and included 47 Aedes vigilax.

13/Apr/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (110) and included 41 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

24/Mar/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (199) and included 82 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads had a trap failure.

18/Mar/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (306) and included 116 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads had a trap failure.

10/Mar/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (434) and included 242 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'medium' catch of 68, with 31 Aedes notoscriptus.

5/Mar/2010: There was one isolate of Stratford virus made from Aedes vigilax trapped on 24/Feb/2010 from the Council Depot.

4/Mar/2010: There was one isolate of Edge Hill virus made from Aedes vigilax trapped on 24/Feb/2010 from the Council Depot.

3/Mar/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (200) and included 155 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

24/Feb/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (528) and included 469 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

18/Feb/2010: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Council Depot yielded 253 mosquitoes, with 218 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads trapped 112, with 35 Aedes vigilax.

3/Feb/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (206) and included 140 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

21/Jan/2010: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (214) and included 110 Aedes vigilax.

16/Dec/2009: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (259) and included 195 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

9/Dec/2009: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (130) and included 78 Aedes vigilax. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

2/Dec/2009: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (121) and included 61 Aedes notoscriptus. Tuross Heads yielded a 'low' catch.

24/Nov/2009: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (146) and included 79 Aedes notoscriptus. Tuross Heads yielded a 'medium' catch of 56, with 31 Aedes camptorhynchus.

18/Nov/2009: Council Depot trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (130) and included 72 Aedes notoscriptus. Tuross Heads yielded a 'medium' catch of 54, with 24 Aedes camptorhynchus.

11/Nov/2009: The first collection of the season produced 'high' mosquito numbers (102) from the Council Depot and included 48 Aedes vigilax. The Tuross Heads site had a trap failure.

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