1992: Mitchell River (Vic). Pesticides detected: Atrazine, Endosulfan

Horticultural Pesticides in residues in water. Research report No.146 Department Agriculture November 1993. Location of sampling sites, Mitchell Valley.

Site 1: Atrazine 0.02ug/L, Endosulfan 0.01 & 0.014ug/L

(please note that Site 1 is approximately the location of the offtake to the water supplies of several towns in East Gippsland).