2010 + 2015: Endeavour Hills Frog Hollow Reserve (Vic). Pesticides: Multiple.

Melbourne Water and DPI Agrochemicals in Port Phillip Catchment Project Report 2009-10

Table 5: Urban Wetland Survey

Site 310: Frog Hollow Reserve Endeavour Hills

21/04/2010. Simazine 0.027ug/L, Terbutryn 0.002ug/L, Imidacloprid 0.013ug/L, Pirimicarb 0.001ug/L, Metalaxyl 0.001ug/L, Myclobutanil 0.002ug/L, Triadimenol 0.004ug/L.

Sediment 21/4/10 Bifenthrin 29ug/kg

Potentially toxic concentrations of synthetic pyrethroids associated with low density residential land use

Supplementary Material

Stephen Marshall*, David Sharley, Katherine Jeppe, Simon Sharp, Gavin Rose, Vincent Pettigrove


Frog Hollow Reserve Wetland at Belgrave-hallam Rd, Endevour Hills


Feb/April 2015: Bifenthrin 245ug/kg, Diuron 5ug/kg, Permethrin 13.35ug/kg, Pyrimethanil 2.4ug/L

also see: https://pursuit.unimelb.edu.au/articles/the-common-insecticide-poisoning-our-rivers-and-wetlands