NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Griffith 2012-2013
Mosquito/Chicken Results

Nearby Locations

Leeton Hay

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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".

21/May/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 4/Apr, 10/Apr, 16/Apr, 24/Apr or 30/Apr/2013.

29/Apr/2013: Both sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

23/Apr/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

19/Apr/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 13/Mar, 21/Mar or 26/Mar/2013.

15/Apr/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

9/Apr/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low' from both sites.

9/Apr/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 5/Mar/2013.

2/Apr/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleed taken on 26/Feb/2013.

25/Mar/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 128, with 83 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a collection of 119 mosquitoes, with 75 Culex annulirostris.

19/Mar/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 552, with 323 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a collection of 195 mosquitoes, with 145 Culex annulirostris.

12/Mar/2013: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 1,067, with 811 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a collection of 2,124 mosquitoes, with 1,693 Culex annulirostris.

4/Mar/2013: Hanwood trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers with a total of 2,000 including 1,263 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded a 'high' collection of 519, with 472 Culex annulirostris.

4/Mar/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 12/Feb or 20/Feb/2013.

25/Feb/2013: Both sites continue to trap 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 4,354 with 3,488 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped a total of 2,447 mosquitoes, with 2,072 Culex annulirostris.

25/Feb/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 30/Jan or 5/Feb/2013.

19/Feb/2013: Both sites continue to trap 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 8,658, with 5,525 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped a total of 2,157 mosquitoes, with 1,778 Culex annulirostris.

11/Feb/2013: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers this week. Hanwood collected 4,157, with 2,391 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped a total of 3,676 mosquitoes, with 3,157 Culex annulirostris.

4/Feb/2013: Another extreme collection of >10,000 mosquitoes were collected, although this time it was from Hanwood, with a total of 10,495 including 6,918 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box produced 'very high' numbers (1,993), with 1604 Culex annulirostris.

4/Feb/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 12/Dec, 18/Dec/2012, 9/Jan, 16/Jan or 16/Jan/2013.

29/Jan/2013: Mosquito collections were lower this week, but still 'very high' from Hanwood, with a total trapped of 2,542 including 1,819 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box produced a 'high' catch of 134, with 106 Culex annulirostris.

21/Jan/2013: Mosquito numbers have dramatically increase and were even 'extreme' (>10,000) from Barren Box. This site trapped a total of 11,198 mosquitoes, with 9,079 Culex annulirostris. Hanwood yielded a 'very high' collection of 8,899, with 5,339 Culex annulirostris.

15/Jan/2013: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 3,576, with 2,385 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 3,537 mosquitoes, dominated by 2,835 Culex annulirostris.

8/Jan/2013: Mosquito numbers have notably decreased with the extreme weather conditions this week. Hanwood had a 'high' catch of 822 and included 682 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped only 'medium' numbers, with a yeild of 98 including 75 Culex annulirostris.

9/Jan/2013: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 4/Dec or 12/Dec/2012.

2/Jan/2013: Both sites trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 5,744, with 4,094 Culex annulirostris. Barren Box trapped 1,616 mosquitoes, dominated by 1,150 Culex annulirostris.

17/Dec/2012: Both sites produced 'very high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 3329 and included 2433 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box yielded 1006 mosquitoes, with 593 Culex annulirostris.

11/Dec/2012: Hanwood collected an extraodinary 6198 mosquitoes of which 5903 were Culex annulirostris. Barren Box yielded 556 mosquitoes, with 512 Culex annulirostris.

10/Dec/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 20/Nov or 28/Nov/2012.

4/Dec/2012: Both sites again produced 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 543 and included 339 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box yielded 309 mosquitoes, with 257 Culex annulirostris.

27/Nov/2012: Both sites continue to produce 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 566 and included 526 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box yielded 158 mosquitoes, with 108 Culex annulirostris.

23/Nov/2012: There were no seroconversions to either MVEV or KUNV from the bleeds taken on 29/Oct, 9/Nov or 14/Nov/2012.

19/Nov/2012: Both sites again produced 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 112 and included 55 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box yielded 313 mosquitoes, with 157 Culex annulirostris.

13/Nov/2012: Both sites produced 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 157 and included 53 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box yielded 124 mosquitoes, with 79 Culex annulirostris.

30/Oct/2012: Hanwood yielded a 'high' collection of 192 mosquitoes and included 159 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a 'medium' catch of 99 and included 56 Culex annulirostris.

18/Oct/2012: Both sites produced 'high' mosquito numbers. Hanwood collected 151 and included 25 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box yielded 135 mosquitoes, with 103 Culex annulirostris.

3/Oct/2012: Mosquito collections from this time of the year are normally quite low, yet both sites produced 'high' numbers. Hanwood yielded 230 mosquitoes, with 57 Culex annulirostris, while Barren Box had a collection of 646 and included 136 Culex annulirostris.

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