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

Nearby Locations

Wyong Lake Macquarie Parramatta

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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".

28/Apr/2010: Empire Bay had a 'high' catch of 127 mosquitoes, with 69 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'low' numbers.

21/Apr/2010: Empire Bay had a 'high' catch of 143 mosquitoes, with 86 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare had a 'medium' catch of 84, with 76 Aedes vigilax.

15/Apr/2010: Empire Bay had a 'medium' catch of 85 mosquitoes, with 52 Aedes alternans. Killcare had 'low' numbers.

8/Apr/2010: Killcare had 'low' numbers. Empire Bay had a trap failure.

25/Mar/2010: Killcare had a 'medium' catch of 96, with 84 Aedes vigilax. Empire Bay had a trap failure.

18/Mar/2010: Killcare had a 'medium' catch of 93, with 72 Aedes vigilax. Empire Bay had a trap failure.

10/Mar/2010: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

2/Mar/2010: Mosquito numbers were 'medium' from Empire Bay with a catch of 52, which included 42 74 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had a trap failure.

24/Feb/2010: Empire Bay had a 'high' catch of 139 mosquitoes, with 74 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'low' numbers.

16/Feb/2010: Empire Bay had a 'high' catch of 218 mosquitoes, with 153 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'low' numbers.

9/Feb/2010: Empire Bay had a 'medium' catch of 73 mosquitoes, with 41 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'high' numbers (581), dominated by 551 Aedes vigilax.

2/Feb/2010: Empire Bay had a 'medium' catch of 51 mosquitoes, with 27 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'low' numbers.

29/Jan/2010: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Empire Bay trapped 113 mosquitoes, dominated by 79 Aedes vigilax. Killcare yielded 111 and Aedes vigilax (101) was also the main species trapped.

22/Jan/2010: Killcare had a 'high' catch of 105 mosquitoes, dominated by 93 Aedes vigilax. Empire Bay had 'low' numbers.

14/Jan/2010: Mosquito collections were well up this week and 'high' from both sites. Empire Bay trapped 499 mosquitoes with the collection dominated by 483 Aedes vigilax. Killcare yielded 388 mosquitoes, with 381 Aedes vigilax.

5/Jan/2010: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

15/Dec/2009: Empire Bay had a 'high' catch of 148 mosquitoes, with 146 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'medium' numbers (56), with 52 Aedes vigilax.

9/Dec/2009: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

2/Dec/2009: Empire Bay had a 'medium' catch of 64 mosquitoes, with 57 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had 'low' numbers.

20/Nov/2009: Killcare had a trap failure, while Empire Bay collected 'low' mosquito numbers.

20/Nov/2009: Killcare trapped 'medium' numbers with a total of 81 mosquitoes, including 49 Aedes notoscriptus. Empire Bay had 'low' numbers.

3/Nov/2009: The first catch of the season produced 'low' mosquito numbers from both sites.

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