NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Leeton 2009-2010
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Griffith 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".

30/Apr/2010: Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (60), with 7 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had 'low' numbers.

27/Apr/2010: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 7/Mar/2010, 14/Mar, 22/Mar, 28/Mar, 6/Apr or 11/Apr.

21/Apr/2010: Farm 347 had a 'medium' catch of 58 mosquitoes, including 29 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (159), with 106 Culex quinquefasciatus.

14/Apr/2010: Farm 347 had a 'high' catch of 127 mosquitoes, including 99 Culex quinquefasciatus. Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (52), with 10 Culex annulirostris.

8/Apr/2010: Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (71), with 19 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had 'low' numbers.

30/Mar/2010: 'High' mosquito numbers were again collected from both sites. Almond Road collected 201 mosquitoes including 67 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded 316 and included 219 Culex annulirostris.

30/Mar/2010: There was one Kokobera isolate from Culex annulirostris trapped at Farm 347 on 3/Mar/2010.

23/Mar/2010: Both sites continue to trap 'high' mosquito numbers. Almond Road collected 154 mosquitoes including 57 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded 210 and included 119 Culex annulirostris.

17/Mar/2010: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Almond Road collected 127 mosquitoes including 42 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded 234 and included 213 Culex annulirostris.

10/Mar/2010: Farm 347 had a 'medium' collection, trapping 97 mosquitoes, which included 72 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

10/Mar/2010: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 14/Feb/2010 or 23/Feb.

4/Mar/2010: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. Almond Road collected 104 mosquitoes including 56 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 yielded 250 and included 162 Culex annulirostris.

24/Feb/2010: Farm 347 had a 'high' collection, trapping 105 mosquitoes, which included 62 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (54), with 30 Culex annulirostris. .

17/Feb/2010: Farm 347 had a 'high' collection, trapping 204 mosquitoes, which included 151 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

16/Feb/2010: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 4/Jan/2010, 11/Jan, 17/Jan, 24/Jan or 31/Jan.

10/Feb/2010: Farm 347 had a 'high' collection, trapping 122 mosquitoes, which included 105 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

3/Feb/2010: Farm 347 had a 'high' collection, trapping 146 mosquitoes, which included 109 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

29/Jan/2010: Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (67), with 19 Culex annulirostris.

20/Jan/2010: Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (65), with 19 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had a trap failure.

13/Jan/2010: Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (80), with 37 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 had a 'high' collection, trapping 139 mosquitoes, which included 72 Culex annulirostris.

7/Jan/2010: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 6/Dec/2009, 13/Dec, 21/Dec, or 27/Dec.

6/Jan/2010: Mosquito numbers were up with the recent inland rains and the traps included a number of floodwater Aedes species. Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (157), with 42 Culex annulirostris. Farm 347 also had a 'high' collection, trapping 169 mosquitoes, which included 65 Culex annulirostris.

5/Jan/2010: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 8/Nov/2009, 15/Nov, 23/Nov, or 29/Nov.

22/Dec/2009: Farm 347 yielded 'medium' numbers (53), including 13 Culex annulirostris. Almond Road trapped 'low' numbers.

15/Dec/2009: Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (101), with 26 Culex australicus. Farm 347 yielded 'medium' numbers (57), including 19 Culex annulirostris.

8/Dec/2009: Almond Road trapped 'high' numbers (122), with 39 Culex australicus. Farm 347 yielded 'medium' numbers (66), including 32 Culex annulirostris.

2/Dec/2009: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

25/Nov/2009: Almond Road trapped 'medium' numbers (61), with 25 Culex quinquefasciatus. Farm 347 had a nil catch.

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