Recreational fishing and your health
Find out about safe levels of mercury in recreationally caught fish. Includes where fish with high levels of mercury are caught.
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Some fish species have high levels of mercury. Eating wild-caught fish high in mercury may present a risk to human health. Find out when you need to limit your intake of certain types of fish.
Reviewed 28 October 2019