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

Nearby Locations

Georges River

bottom of page

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".

29/Apr/2014: Deepwater yielded a 'high' catch of 121 mosquitoes, with 52 Aedes procax.

8/Apr/2014: Deepwater yielded a 'high' catch of 351 mosquitoes, with 165 Aedes vigilax.

1/Apr/2014: Deepwater yielded a 'high' catch of 180 mosquitoes, with 50 Aedes vigilax.

27/Mar/2014: Deepwater yielded a 'high' catch of 183 mosquitoes, with 144 Aedes vigilax.

17/Mar/2014: Deepwater yielded a 'medium' catch of 97 mosquitoes, with 78 Aedes vigilax.

10/Mar/2014: Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 226, with 198 Aedes vigilax.

5/Mar/2014: There was one detection via PCR on the FTA cards of Ross River virus from the mosquitoes trapped at Deepwater on the 4/Mar/14.

4/Mar/2014: Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 361, with 326 Aedes vigilax.

24/Feb/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

19/Feb/2014: There was one detection via PCR on the FTA cards of Barmah Forest virus from the mosquitoes trapped at Deepwater on the 19/Feb/14.

17/Feb/2014: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

10/Feb/2014: Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 270, with 211 Aedes vigilax.

3/Feb/2014: Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 132, with 101 Aedes vigilax. Little Saltpan Creek yielded 'low' mosquito numbers.

28/Jan/2014: Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 104, with 64 Aedes vigilax. Little Saltpan Creek had a trap failure.

13/Jan/2014: Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 214, with 65 Aedes vigilax. Little Saltpan Creek had a trap failure.

7/Jan/2014: Little Saltpan Creek produced a 'low' catch. Deepwater had a 'high' catch of 198, with 111 Aedes vigilax.

top of page