NSW Arbovirus Surveillance & Vector Monitoring Program
Gosford 2014-2015
Mosquito/Virus Results

Nearby Locations

Wyong Lake Macquarie

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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".

28/Apr/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 102 mosquitoes, with 59 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare produced a 'low' catch.

23/Apr/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

7/Apr/2015: Mosquito numbers were 'low'.

1/Apr/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 206 mosquitoes, with 72 Culex sitiens. Killcare produced a 'low' catch.

25/Mar/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 304 mosquitoes, with 116 Aedes vigilax.

17/Mar/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 125 mosquitoes, with 56 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare produced a 'low' catch.

11/Mar/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 163 mosquitoes, with 100 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare yielded a 'medium' catch of 73 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 50 Aedes notoscriptus.

11/Mar/2015: There was one detection of Ross River virus via the FTA cards from last weeks collection from Killcare.

4/Mar/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 264 mosquitoes, with 79 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare produced a 'low' catch.

23/Feb/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 217 mosquitoes, with 93 Aedes notoscriptus. Killcare yielded a 'high' catch of 125 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 122 Aedes notoscriptus.

19/Feb/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 276 mosquitoes, with 129 Aedes vigilax. Killcare yielded a 'medium' catch of 90 mosquitoes, dominated by 57 Aedes vigilax.

10/Feb/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 333 mosquitoes, with 95 Aedes vigilax. Killcare yielded a 'high' catch of 345 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 311 Aedes vigilax.

30/Jan/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 385 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 183 Aedes vigilax. Killcare produced a 'low' catch.

23/Jan/2015: There was one detection of Barmah Forest virus via the FTA cards from the mosquitoes trapped on 20/Jan/2015 from Killcare.

20/Jan/2015: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Empire Bay collected a total of 121 and included 56 Aedes vigilax. Killcare produced a catch of 254 mosquitoes, with 206 Aedes vigilax.

13/Jan/2015: Empire Bay yielded a 'high' catch of 274 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 187 Aedes vigilax. Killcare produced a 'low' catch.

6/Jan/2015: Killcare yielded a 'high' catch of 453 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 438 Aedes vigilax. Empire Bay produced a 'low' catch.

23/Dec/2014: Both sites trapped 'high' mosquito numbers. Empire Bay collected 194 and included 88 Aedes vigilax. Killcare yielded 305 mosquitoes, strongly dominated by 300 Aedes vigilax.

16/Dec/2014: Empire Bay produced a 'high' catch of 241 mosquitoes, with 153 Aedes notoscriptus.

9/Dec/2014: Empire Bay produced a 'high' catch of 287 mosquitoes, with 238 Aedes notoscriptus.

5/Dec/2014: Empire Bay produced a 'high' catch of 340 mosquitoes, with 209 Aedes vigilax.

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