Rock River

Lee, Henry, Ogle, Rock Island, Whiteside and Winnebago Counties

Species and Meal Frequency

State Line to Fordam Dam

Common Carp

Less than 23"
1 meal/week
- or -
23" or Longer
1 meal/month
Contaminant – PCBs

Channel Catfish

16" or Longer
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

Rockford Dam to Milan Steel Dam

Common Carp

20" or Longer
1 meal/month
Contaminant – PCBs

Channel Catfish

16" or Longer
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

Flathead Catfish

20" or Longer
1 meal/week
SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY

Milan Steel Dam to Mississippi River

Common Carp

All Sizes
1 meal/month
Contaminant – PCBs

Channel Catfish

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

White Bass

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

Lee, Henry, Ogle, Rock Island, Whiteside and Winnebago Counties (Entire River)

Smallmouth Bass

16" or Longer
1 meal/week
SPECIAL MERCURY ADVISORY