NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Ballina 2013-2014
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Location

Byron Bay Tweed Heads

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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/2014: North Creek Road produced a 'high' catch of 333 and included 254 Culex sitiens.

22/Apr/2014: Lennox Heads trapped 'very high' mosquito numbers (1,459), with 300 Aedes vigilax. North Creek Road produced a 'high' catch of 383 and included 274 Culex sitiens.

15/Apr/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 977 and included 730 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads had a trap failure.

8/Apr/2014: Lennox Heads trapped 'high' numbers (536), with 272 Culex sitiens. North Creek Road had a trap failure.

1/Apr/2014: Lennox Heads trapped 'medium' numbers (95), with 92 Culex sitiens. The North Creek Road trap was not set.

25/Mar/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'medium' mosquito catch of 99 and included 71 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

25/Mar/2014: There was one Ross River virus detected via the FTA cards from the mosquitoes trapped at Lennox Heads on 18/Mar.

18/Mar/2014: Both sites yielded 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 436, with 412 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads yielded 144, with 106 Culex sitiens.

11/Mar/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'medium' mosquito catch of 78 and included 55 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'high' numbers (151), with 133 Culex sitiens.

5/Mar/2014: Lennox Heads trapped 'medium' numbers (74), with 63 Culex sitiens. North Creek Road had a trap failure.

25/Feb/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 113 and included 62 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

18/Feb/2014: Both sites yielded 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 138, with 98 Aedes notoscriptus. Lennox Heads yielded 155, with 130 Culex sitiens.

11/Feb/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 140 and included 117 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'medium' numbers (82), with 48 Culex sitiens.

5/Feb/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 208 and included 171 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

29/Jan/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 205 and included 139 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

21/Jan/2014: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers this week. North Creek Road yielded 559, with 262 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 375, with 243 Verrallina funerea.

14/Jan/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 326 and included 268 Verrallina funerea. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

7/Jan/2014: North Creek Road yielded a 'medium' mosquito catch of 66 and included 28 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

17/Dec/2013: Both sites yielded 'medium' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road trapped 57, with 46 Aedes notoscriptus. Lennox Heads yielded 74, with 30 Culex sitiens.

10/Dec/2013: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

3/Dec/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'medium' mosquito catch of 91 and included 64 Culex sitiens. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

26/Nov/2013: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. North Creek Road yielded a catch of 152 mosquitoes and included 68 Aedes notoscriptus. Lennox Heads trapped 122, with 59 Verrallina funerea.

19/Nov/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'high' mosquito catch of 193 and included 91 Aedes notoscriptus. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

13/Nov/2013: North Creek Road yielded a 'medium' mosquito catch of 67 and included 39 Aedes notoscriptus. Lennox Heads trapped 'low' numbers.

 

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