29 July 2015

• Mercury In Bluefish Slowly Decreasing

“Mercury levels in Atlantic bluefish have been steadily declining over the past four decades — an indication that federal regulations on mercury pollution are working.

”According a new study from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Center for Fisheries and Habitat Research, mercury levels in bluefish caught along the mid-Atlantic coastline have dropped 43 percent over the last 40 years, with an average reduction of 10 percent per decade.…”

Please visit this link to read the full article: ThinkProgress

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