Illinois Fish Advisory
Illinois Fish Advisory | Ohio River

Ohio River

South of Illinois

Species and Meal Frequency

Blue Catfish

Blue Catfish

Carp

Carp

Channel Catfish
Channel Catfish

Less than 20"
1 meal/week
-or-
Larger than 20"
1 meal/month
Contaminant - PCBs
Less than 22"
1 meal/week
-or-
Larger than 22"
1 meal/month
Contaminant - PCBs
Less than 18"
1 meal/week
-or-
Larger than 18"
1 meal/month
Contaminant - PCBs

Crappie

Crappie
Crappie

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

Freshwater Drum

Drum

1 meal/week
-or-
Larger than 14"
1 meal/month
Contaminant - PCBs

Flathead Catfish

Carp

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

Hybrid Striped Bass

Hybrid Stripped Bass

Largemouth Bass

Large Mouth Bass

Sauger

Sauger

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminants - PCBs

Striped Bass

Stripped Bass

Sunfish

Sunfish

White Bass

White Bass

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY