Macleod Morass Gippsland Lakes listed on publication
Consumption Advice for Recreationally Harvested Waterfowl
EPA Victoria – Publication Date 1732 March 2019.
PFAS in Victorian waterfowl
Investigation of the presence of PFAS in 19 wetlands in Victoria
EPA Victoria Publication 1734 March 2019
PFOA: Macleod Morass Water: 0.015ug/L
PFOS: Macleod Morass Water: 0.016ugL
PFOS + PFHxS: Macleod Morass North: 0.03ug/L
Water Fowl: Yes
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: 3 Chestnut Teal, 3 Grey Teal, 3 Pacific Black Duck, 2 Pink-eared Duck. 11 Total Specimens. PFOS + PFHxS: Breast 9.6-34ug/kg, Liver 64-347ug/kg
above trigger points for investigation in bold