murcury in pee dee

Discussion in 'SOUTH CAROLINA RIVERS TALK' started by Robbie Norton, Feb 24, 2009.

  1. Robbie Norton

    Robbie Norton New Member

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    Florence S.C
    If they build the coal power plant, how much more murcury will be in river:crazy:.Will we be able to eat the fish, does any body have any info.:crazy::confused2:
     
  2. bellymeat

    bellymeat New Member

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    South Carolina
    As you can see below the little pee dee is really screwed up with mercury. The big pee dee is above normal. So more mercury can't help. Hope this helps...You can check mercury levels here:
    Here's the latest for the pee dee and little pee dee
    Little Pee Dee River - From NC/SC State Line to the Great Pee Dee River

    DO NOT EAT ANY

    Blue Catfish
    Bowfin (Mudfish)
    Flathead Catfish
    Chain Pickerel
    Largemouth Bass

    One meal per week

    All Other Species of Fish
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    Big Pee Dee
    Great Pee Dee River - From NC/SC Border to I-95 in Dillon County, SC


    One meal per week


    Largemouth Bass
    Bowfin (Mudfish)
    Blue Catfish
    Redear Sunfish

    From I-95 to Winyah Bay

    One meal per month

    Bowfin (Mudfish)
    Largemouth Bass

    Entire River in SC

    No Restrictions

    Black Crappie
    Bluegill
    Channel Catfish
    Warmouth
     

  3. Robbie Norton

    Robbie Norton New Member

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    State:
    Florence S.C
    Thanks for that useful post i didn't know it was that bad.:crazy::confused2::sad2:
     
  4. bellymeat

    bellymeat New Member

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    State:
    South Carolina