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Lake Hartwell

***PCB Advisory***Information on cooking and cleaning fish to reduce PCBs


12 Mile Creek

DO NOT EAT ANY
All Species of Fish


Seneca River Arm

DO NOT EAT ANY
All Species of Fish


All Remaining Waters
High levels of Mercury have also been found in Largemouth Bass and Spotted Bass

DO NOT EAT ANY
Hybrid/Striped Bass

One meal per month

Channel Catfish      
Largemouth Bass
Spotted Bass


State of Georgia advisory for Lake Hartwell 
(Tugaloo Arm)

DO NOT EAT ANY
Hybrid/Striped Bass over 16 inches   

One meal per month
Channel Catfish over 16 inches          
Hybrid/Striped Bass 12-16 inches       
Largemouth Bass over 16 inches

One meal per week   
Largemouth Bass less than 16 inches

No Restrictions
Black Crappie
Channel Catfish less than 16 inches   
Hybrid/Striped Bass less than 12 inches