2012 October – February 2013: Darling Street East Melbourne. Pesticides Multiple.

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Darling Street Storm Water Collection System

Site #203. Darling St storm water collection system, East Melbourne (inner urban, newly established system; CAPIM investigations at this site began in 2011-12, as part of a study funded by the City of Melbourne in this system (providing additional in-kind support to this study)).

Oct 12: Simazine 0.097ug/L, DIA (desisopropyl atrazine) 0.33ug/L, Diuron 0.31ug/L, Metolachlor 0.002ug/L, Clopyralid 0.01ug/L, Dicamba 0.12ug/L, 2,4-D 0.067ug/L, MCPA 0.051ug/L, Triclopyr 0.014ug/L.

Feb 13: Simazine 0.013ug/L, DIA (desisopropyl atrazine) 0.714ug/L, Diuron 0.185ug/L, Metolachlor 0.002ug/L, Fluroxpyr 0.021ug/L, 2,4-D 0.002ug/L, Triclopyr 0.054ug/L

Use of novel rapid assessment tools for efficient monitoring of micropollutants in urban storm water

(SWF Project 8OS – 8100) Final Report Graeme Allinson Mayumi Allinson, Jackie Myers, Vincent Pettigrove