Leatherstocking/Central Region Fish Advisories

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Leatherstocking & Central Region Advice

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If there is no specific advice for a particular waterbody, follow the general advice, which is to eat up to four, half pound meals a month of fish.

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Waterbody 1 (County)
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Fish
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Men Over 15 &
Women Over 50
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Women Under 50 &
Children Under 15
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Chemicals of Concern
All waters NOT listed
(Leatherstocking/Central Region)
All fish Up to 4 meals/month Up to 4 meals/month  
Chenango River
(Broome, Chenango, Madison)
Walleye Greater than 22", up to 1 meal/month; Less than 22", up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
Goodyear Lake
(Otsego)
Walleye Greater than 22", up to 1 meal/month; Less than 22", up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
Hinckley Reservoir
(Herkimer, Oneida)
Chain pickerel, Smallmouth bass Up to 1 meal/month DON'T EAT Mercury
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
Mohawk River, between Oriskany Creek and West Canada Creek
(Herkimer, Oneida)
Largemouth bass, Tiger muskellunge Up to 1 meal/month DON'T EAT PCBs
Carp DON'T EAT DON'T EAT PCBs
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT PCBs
Mohawk River, between West Canada Creek and Fivemile Dam below Little Falls
(Herkimer)
Carp Up to 1 meal/month DON'T EAT PCBs
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT PCBs
Mud Creek, tributary to Sauquoit Creek
(Oneida)
Brown trout, White sucker DON'T EAT DON'T EAT PCBs
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT PCBs
Sauquoit Creek, between Old Silk Mill Dam near New Hartford/Paris town line and Mohawk River
(Oneida)
Brown trout, White sucker DON'T EAT DON'T EAT PCBs
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT PCBs
Susquehanna River
(Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Tioga, Otsego)
Walleye Greater than 22", up to 1 meal/month; Less than 22", up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
Threemile Creek
(Oneida)
White sucker Up to 1 meal/month DON'T EAT PCBs
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT PCBs
Unadilla River
(Herkimer, Chenango, Oneida, Madison, Otsego)
Walleye Greater than 22", up to 1 meal/month; Less than 22", up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury
All other fish Up to 4 meals/month DON'T EAT Mercury

1 The specific health advisories for the waters listed above also apply to tributaries and connected waters if there are no dams, falls, or barriers to stop the fish from moving upstream.

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