2018: Lake Nagambie (Victoria). Waterfowl PFOS + PFHxS

EPA Victoria – Publication Date 1732 March 2019.

Lake Nagambie, Nagambie

PFAS in Victorian waterfowl

Investigation of the presence of PFAS in 19 wetlands in Victoria

EPA Victoria Publication 1734 March 2019

Table 6 (below) – Summary of exceedances of trigger points for investigation in waterfowl, the number of specimens per species for composite samples and the range of PFOS + PFHxS concentrations in breast and liver.

Waterfowl Tested: 1 Grey Teal, 5 Pacific Black Duck. 6 Total Specimens. PFOS + PFHxS: Breast 1.1-6.8ug/kg, Liver 6.5-58ug/kg

above trigger points for investigation in bold