NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Gosford 2010-2011
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".

27/Apr/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

18/Apr/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

12/Apr/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 119 mosquitoes, including 49 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had a 'medium' catch of 60, dominated by 48 Aedes vigilax.

6/Apr/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'medium' numbers with 78 mosquitoes, including 72 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had a 'high' catch of 159, dominated by 127 Aedes vigilax.

29/Mar/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'medium' numbers with 53 mosquitoes, including 35 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare had a 'low' catch.

23/Mar/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 108 mosquitoes, including 61 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare had a 'low' catch.

14/Mar/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

7/Mar/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

1/Mar/2011: Partial trap failures occured at both sites as a result 'low' mosquito numbers were trapped.

22/Feb/2011: Trap failures occured at both sites.

17/Feb/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

8/Feb/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'medium' numbers with 58 mosquitoes, including 23 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had a 'low' catch.

4/Feb/2011: There was one isolate of Barmah Forest virus from Aedes notoscriptus collected at Empire Bay on 20/Jan/2011.

3/Feb/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 153 mosquitoes, including 70 Aedes vigilax. Killcare had a 'low' catch.

20/Jan/2011: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 113 mosquitoes, including 100 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare produced 'low' numbers.

14/Jan/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

7/Jan/2011: Mosquito numbers were 'medium' from both sites this week. Empire Bay had a catch of 86 mosquitoes and included 44 Aedes vigilax. Killcare collected 57, with 39 Aedes vigilax.

21/Dec/2010: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

16/Dec/2010: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

10/Dec/2010: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

29/Nov/2010: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 252 mosquitoes, including 69 Aedes vigilax. Killcare produced 'low' numbers.

24/Nov/2010: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 169 mosquitoes, including 28 Aedes vigilax. Killcare produced 'low' numbers.

16/Nov/2010: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 298 mosquitoes, including 94 Aedes vigilax. Killcare produced a 'medium' catch of 97, with 72 Culex australicus.

9/Nov/2010: Empire Bay trapped 'high' numbers with 134 mosquitoes, which included 90 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare produced a 'medium' catch of 75, with 61 Culex australicus.

4/Nov/2010: Empire Bay trapped 'medium' numbers with 57 mosquitoes, which included 33 Culex australicus. Killcare trapped 'low' numbers.

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