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

Nearby Locations

Wyong Gosford Port Stephens

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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".

23/Apr/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

16/Apr/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

9/Apr/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

8/Apr/2013: There was one isolate of Stratford virus from Aedes procax trapped at Dora Creek on 2/Apr/13.

3/Apr/2013: Belmont trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers (54), which included 25 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

2/Apr/2013: There was one isolate of Stratford virus from Aedes procax trapped at Dora Creek on 26/Mar/13.

26/Mar/2013: Dora Creek had a 'medium' catch of 52 and included 33 Aedes multiplex. All other sites yielded 'low' collections.

19/Mar/2013: Belmont trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers (52), which included 20 Aedes notoscriptus. Dora Creek had a 'high' catch of 113 and included 107 Aedes multiplex. Teralba trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

12/Mar/2013: Dora Creek had a 'medium' catch of 51 and included 48 Aedes multiplex. All other sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

5/Mar/2013: Dora Creek had a 'high' catch of 141 and included 139 Aedes multiplex. All other sites yielded 'low' collections.

26/Feb/2013: Dora Creek had a 'high' catch of 123 and included 78 Aedes multiplex. All other sites yielded 'low' collections.

19/Feb/2013: Belmont trapped 'high' mosquito numbers (154), which included 69 Aedes multiplex. Dora Creek had a 'medium' catch of 71 and included 61 Aedes multiplex. Teralba produced a nil catch.

12/Feb/2013: Belmont trapped 'medium' mosquito numbers (74), which included 46 Aedes notoscriptus. All other sites yielded 'low' collections.

5/Feb/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

29/Jan/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

22/Jan/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

15/Jan/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

8/Jan/2013: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

18/Dec/2012: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

11/Dec/2012: Belmont Lagoon yielded a 'medium' collection, while Dora Creek and Teralba trapped 'low' numbers.

4/Dec/2012: All sites trapped 'low' mosquito numbers.

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