Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation - DOE Oversight Division. Status Report to the Public - December 1999 Page: 39 of 72
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Environmental Monitoring & Compliance
contamination in local Canada geese populations.
The ORR's second annual wild turkey hunt was held in the spring of 1999.
None of the 21 birds killed were confiscated. As the hunts continue, a better pic-
ture will emerge of whether contamination affects the Reservation turkey popula-
Public Drinking Water Supplies
Many public water systems near the ORR rely on the Clinch River for their
raw water. Monitoring of the river indicates that the level of various radiological
pollutants is within regulatory limits.
Watts Bar Reservoir
Current Fish Tissue Advisories (continued)
Tellico Lake Loudon
Melton Hill Reservoir Knox, Entirety PCBs Catfish should not be consumed.
Watts Bar Reservoir Roane, Clinch River PCBs Striped bass should not be consumed.
Anderson arm Precautionary advisory for catfish and
Boone Reservoir Sullivan, Entirety PCBs, chlordane Precautionary advisory for carp and
Washington catfish. *
Nickajack Reservoir Hamilton, Entirety PCBs Precautionary advisoryfor catfish. *
Pigeon River Cocke NC line to Dioxin Precautionary advisory for carp,
Douglas catfish, and redbreast sunfish. *
*Precautionary Advisory - Children, pregnant women, and nursing mothers should not consume the fish
species named. All other persons should limit consumption of the named species to one meal per month.
Catfish should not be consumed.
Catfish, striped bass, & hybrid striped
bass-white bass should not be consumed.
Precautionary advisory* for whitebass,
sauger carp, smallmouth buffalo and
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