24 Jun 2010. New points (126206-126222) for Chicago area, and Sri Lanka (126223-128684).
29 Jun 2010. New points (128685-128930) for Sweden, and Indonesia (128931-130914). New collection schema form featuring drop-down pick lists and map previewer. Addition of Built-up areas layer. New vector layers for North America.
22 July 2010. Updated collection form, new vector and malaria models for Tanzania according to Kulkarni et al. (2010). PLoS ONE 5(2): e9396
20 Aug 2010. Updated collection form, new points for Japan (130915-130986), Bolivia (130987-132029), and Chiapas Mexico (132030-133201)
17 Sep 2010. Added Pf malaria layer for Laos (Jorgensen et al. 2010. Malaria Journal 9:59).
29 Oct 2010. Added Pf malaria layer for Bangladesh (Reid et al. 2010. Am.J.Trop.Med.Hyg. 83:861–867), and layers for: 1-m sea level rise, total species, endemic species, species richness, and country of occurrence for various species. Updated Mosquito collection form.
17 Nov 2010. Added Pv malaria layer for Turkey (Dogan HM, et al. 2010. Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg. 104:726-732). Updated mosquito collection form.
29 Nov 2010. Over 100,000 records added for USA (CHPPM-W dataset: 100133202-100233811). Added place holder vector distribution models for Africa (11 models) and South America (8 models). Updated mosquito collection form.
19 Apr 2011. Connection to Silverlight version of MosquitoMap established. New fields of information. Collection form updated.
3 June 2011. Updated collection form.
5 July 2011. Updated collection form. Added new summary fields in data. Added 7617 records for Kenya (Sang R., et al. 2010).
2 Aug 2011. Included 83 MaxEnt distribution models for various mosquito species from Dr Arpad Nyari. Updated collection form and included new fields.
19 Oct 2011. Transition to new server.
3 Dec 2011. New Malaria layers from MAP for infectious days and Temperature suitability.
7 Mar 2012. New country layer with hyperlinks to information on vector ecology and human health. New mosquito models for the Atlantic Forest, Brazil (see Laporta et al. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Vol. 106(Suppl. I): 239-245, 2011)
30 Apr 2012. New collection forms featuring: separate essential information fields, linked vector and pathogen sheets, dependent drop-down lists, and hyperlinks for mapping and error checking locality information
24 Jul 2012. 1,695 worldwide mosquito records from Tom Kollars (MEVLABS, Inc.); 565 records of molecular barcoded members of the An. albitaris group from Dr R. Lopez; Ecological niche models to mosquitoes including for An. albimanus by Fuller D.O. et al. (1012). Int. J. Hlth Geograph. 11:13
26 Nov 2012. Over 50,000 new records for the United States, Kenya and Peru from Ben Pagac, Alex Spring, Joshua Bast, and Roxanne Burrus
9 Feb 2013. Loaded the Malaria Atlas Project layers for Pv and Pf for 2010, and 41 vector distribution models by Sinka M. et al.
14 Feb 2013. 2522 mosquito records for Liberia from Diclaro, Joseph W. II (LT) NAMRU 3
20 Feb 2013. 2576 records for mosquitoes from Ben Pagac for PHC-N and Dr Jose Loaiza for Panama
22 Feb 2013. Uploaded 1179 records for mosquitoes collected in Panama in 1987 and identified recently by Dr Bruce Harrison as part of the EPA/STRI funded grant
9 Mar 2013. Uploaded LandScan 2011 Human population density layers to all map services within VectorMap
13 Mar 2013. Included in VectorMap Colombian malaria cases from 2009-2012 (care of Dr Freddy Ruiz) from a publication of the Instituto Nacional de Salud de Colombia (www.ins.gov.co). This involved reconciling and associating data for departments to a shapefile cropped from the GADM shapefile of the world
16 Mar 2013. Added trial global NDVI and LST anomaly layers for Jun and July 2012 to VMap. Maps were care of Dr Assaf Anyamba and Ms Jen Smith, NASA Goddard
10 Apr 2013. Finalized 183 ovitrap collection records from 1989-1996 from US military installations submitted by Ben Pagac (PNC-N)
7 May 2013. Uploaded data from PHC-W (5726 records care of Frank Maloney) and from Ben Pagac (182 records).
14 May 2013. Uploaded data from Jose Loaiza for mosquitoes from Panama (3954 records)
10 Jun 2013. New Excel collection form for mosquitoes
21 Jun 2013. New recent climate folder from NOAA (Rainfall, temperate, NDVI)
30 Jun 2013. Addition to recent climate folder of the difference in monthly rainfall (TRMM) from the average (as recorded by WorldClim)
2 Jul 2013. Uploaded 5206 mosquito records for Korea (T. A. Klein), Djibouti (J. Diclaro), and Senegal (J. Pecor)
10 Jul 2013. Addition to the Environment folder of Drainage potential for soil types according to the Harmonized World Soil Database. Used in conjunction with rainfall this could show where pooling is likely, which could favor certain ground breeding mosquitoes and the pathogens they transmit.
11 Jul 2013. Addition to climate folder of month of maximum rainfall to assist users to see when larval habitats for ground breeding mosquitoes are potentially at there most extensive.
12 Jul 2013. Uploaded mosquito data for Madagascar (Tantely, M.L. et al., 2013)
26 Jul 2013. Addition to climate folder of month of highest temperature based on WorldClim 50 year averages
10 Aug 2013. Addition of Entomological Innoculation Rate (EIR) (Gething et al. 2011), and global dominant malaria vectors (Sinka et al. 2012) [Malaria Atlas Project]
18 Aug 2013. Addition to Panama folder of species richness layers for Anopheles and Culex species (care of Lynnette Dornak)
21 Aug 2013. Uploaded Aedes mosquito data for Laos (Hiscox, A. et al., 2013)
25 Aug 2013. Uploaded Anopheles dirus distribution map (Obsomer et al. 2012)
25 Aug 2013. Addition to climate folder of a precipitation layer showing rainfall for those areas with consistent above average rainfall for a 3 month period
13 Sep 2013. Dengue Virus models added: A country level risk assessment provided by IDAMS Global Consensus. A probability of occurrence model (global) from: Bhatt, S. et al. 2013. The Global Distribution and Burden of Dengue. Nature 496: 504-507.
20 Sep 2013. ~900 records for Bolivia, Sri Lanka, Peruvian Amazon, and Ethiopia from the literature (Lardeux F. et al. 2013, Surendran, S.N. et al. 2013, Parker, B.S. et al. 2013, Coetzee M. et al. 2013), as well as a 1991 WRBU collection of Culex from Kenya
25 Oct 2013. Uploaded mosquito collection data from NAMRU6 (Peru)
9 Nov 2013. Uploaded Culex mosquito data from Czech Republic [Radrova, J. et al. (2013). J. Med. Entomol. 50(5), 1097-1104]
9 Nov 2013. Uploaded final installment of WRBU Panama (1985) mosquito collection (3559 records), and edited first installment (1180 records).