Regional trends - fly catch data
Over 1400 surveillance traps are monitored regularly to record the number of fruit fly found in commercial and urban areas.
These records can help growers understand the changes in pest populations in their area. However is most useful when used together with results from on-farm monitoring.
Trend graphs for the the whole of the Greater Sunraysia regional trends are available:
Andrew Jessup has also provided his insight in a number of documents below:
"The Mildura Rural City Council – Greater Sunraysia Pest Free Area and the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions make no representation or warranty, express or implied, in respect to the quality, accuracy or usefulness of the Data or otherwise.”