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

EPA Victoria – Publication Date 1732 March 2019.

Lake Wat Wat – Marlo Region

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: 9 Chestnut Teal, 3 Grey Teal. 12 Total Specimens. PFOS + PFHxS: Breast <0.4-0.8ug/kg, Liver 1.5-4.5ug/kg

above trigger points for investigation in bold