NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Gosford 2012-2013
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Wyong Lake Macquarie Parramatta

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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".

29/Apr/2013: There was one isolate of Edge Hill virus from Aedes procax trapped at Empire Bay on the 15/Mar/13.

22/Apr/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'low' catch.

15/Apr/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'medium' catch of 92 mosquitoes, with 43 Aedes notoscriptus.

8/Apr/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'medium' catch of 89 mosquitoes, with 52 Aedes notoscriptus.

4/Apr/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'medium' catch of 66 mosquitoes, with 16 Culex annulirostris.

26/Mar/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'low' catch.

18/Mar/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'medium' catch of 83 mosquitoes, with 40 Aedes notoscriptus.

11/Mar/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'low' catch.

6/Mar/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'low' catch.

25/Feb/2013: Killcare yielded a 'high' catch of 251, with 222 Aedes vigilax.

19/Feb/2013: Killcare yielded a 'high' catch of 355, with 313 Aedes vigilax. Epire Bay produced a 'low' catch.

11/Feb/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'high' catch of 192 mosquitoes, with 117 Aedes vigilax. Killcare yielded a 'medium' catch of 73, with 50 Aedes vigilax.

5/Feb/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

29/Jan/2013: Empire Bay produced a 'medium' catch of 51 mosquitoes, with 32 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare yielded a 'high' catch of 388, with 369 Aedes vigilax.

22/Jan/2013: There was a notable increase in mosquito numbers with 'high' collections from both sites largely due to rises in Aedes vigilax numbers. Killcare trapped a total of 407, with 399 Aedes vigilax. Empire Bay produced a catch of 127, with 97 Aedes vigilax.

14/Jan/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

7/Jan/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Empire Bay had a catch of 112, with 76 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare had a yield of 193 and included 181 Aedes vigilax.

17/Dec/2012: Empire Bay continued to produce 'high' collections. Collections at Killcare yielded 210 mosquitoes, with the majority (204) being Ae. vigilax.

11/Dec/2012: Trapping at Empire Bay produced 'high' collections whilst collections at Killcare yielded 'low' numbers.

04/Dec/2012: Trapping at Empire Bay produced 'medium' collections whilst collections at Killcare yielded 'low' numbers.

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