2013 January – February: Yarramundi Lagoon Sydney. Pesticides: Imidacloprid, Thiacloprid

Yarramundi Lagoon (inlet) Site 4 (turf farm): 29/1/13:  Imidacloprid 0.24ug/L, Thiacloprid 0.15ug/L

Yarramundi Lagoon (outlet) Site 11 (turf farm): 7/2/13:  Imidacloprid 4.56ug/L, Thiacloprid 1.37ug/L

Source: Detection and analysis of neonicotinoids in river waters – Development of a passive
sampler for three commonly used insecticides ARTICLE in CHEMOSPHERE · FEBRUARY 2014

Impact Factor: 3.5 · DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.10.051 · Source: PubMed. Francisco Sanchez-Bayo University of Sydney, Ross V Hyne Office of Environment and Heritage