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Safe Eating Guidelines for Waters I-Z

Fishing Regulations California Freshwater Fishing

SERVINGS PER WEEK

Species

Women ages 18-45 and children 1-17 years

Women 46 years and older and men 18 years and older

Hell Hole Reservoir (Placer County)

AdviCe based on mercury

Brown trout over 16 inches or

0

0

Lake trout or

0

1

Crayfish species or

1

2

Brown trout 16 inches or less or kokanee salmon

1

3

Lafayette Reservoir (Contra Costa County)

AdviCe based on mercury or PCBs

Goldfish or

0

1

Black bass or

1

2

Crappie

4

7

Lake Berryessa (Napa County)

AdviCe based on mercury

Black bass, catfish, or Chinook (king) salmon or

0

1

Rainbow Trout

1

3

Lake Chabot (Alameda County)

AdviCe based on mercury or PCBs

Carp

0

0

Black bass or

0

1

Channel catfish or

1

1

Redear or other sunfish

2

4

Lake Combie (Placer and Nevada Counties)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or sucker

0

1

Lake Evans (Riverside County)

Interim Advice based on pcbs

Catfish

0

0

Lake Gregory (San Bernardino County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or

1

2

Crappie or

1

3

Tule perch or

2

5

Bullhead or

6

7

Carp

7

7

Lake Herman (Solano County)

AdviCe based on mercury

Black bass

0

1

Lake McClure (Mariposa County)

AdviCe based on mercury

Largemouth or spotted bass, channel catfish, or Chinook (king) salmon or

0

1

Bluegill or

1

3

Carp or kokanee or

2

4

Rainbow trout

2

7

Lake McSwain (Mariposa County)

Advice based on mercury

Largemouth or spotted bass or

0

1

Sucker or

1

3

Rainbow trout

2

7

Lake Mendocino (Mendocino County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or striped bass or

0

1

Redear or other sunfish

1

2

Lake Nacimiento (San Luis Obispo County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass, carp, crappie, channel catfish, or white bass or

0

1

Bluegill or other sunfish or Sacramento sucker

1

2

Lake Natoma (Sacramento County)

Advice based on mercury

Catfish

0

0

Black bass, Chinook (king) salmon, or trout over 16 inches or

0

1

Trout 16 inches or less or bluegill or other sunfish or

2

5

Lake Oroville (Butte County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass, channel catfish, or white catfish or

0

1

Carp or Coho salmon or

1

2

Bluegill or green sunfish

2

5

Lake Pillsbury (Lake County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or pikeminnow

0

0

Green or other sunfish or

0

1

Rainbow trout

1

3

Lake Piru (Ventura County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass

0

1

Sunfish

2

7

Brown bullhead

2

7

Lake Sonoma (Sonoma County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or

0

1

Redear or other sunfish or crappie

1

2

Lewiston Lake, Carrville Pond, and Trinity River upstream of Trinity Lake – TROUT (Trinity County)

Advice based on mercury for trout ONLY

Trinity River upstream of Trinity Lake or

3

7

Lewiston Lake or

5

7

Carrville Pond

7

7

Lexington Reservoir (Santa Clara County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or

0

1

Sunfish or

1

3

Inland silverside or threadfin shad or

2

7

Rainbow trout

7

7

Little Rock Reservoir (Los Angeles County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass, catfish, or carp or

0

1

Bluegill or green sunfish, crappie, or

1

2

Rainbow trout

1

3

Magic Johnson Lakes (Los Angeles County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Carp

0

0

Black bass or

0

1

Bluegill or other sunfish or

1

3

Catfish or

2

7

Trout

5

5

Mokelumne River, Lower (Sacramento and San Joaquin Counties)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass, pikeminnow, or white sturgeon or

0

1

Striped bass or

0

2

Bluegill or other sunfish, catfish, or crayfish or

1

2

Chinook king salmon or steelhead trout* or

2

7

American shad or

3

7

Clams

7

7

Mokelumne River at Lodi Lake (San Joaquin County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or sucker or

1

2

Chinook king salmon or steelhead trout* or

2

7

Rainbow trout

5

7

New Melones Reservoir (Calaveras and Tuolomne counties)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass

0

1

Carp

1

2

Catfish

2

5

New River (Imperial County)

ADVICE BASED ON MERCURY, DDTs, PCBs, OR SELENIUM

Channel catfish or

0

1

Carp or

1

2

Tilapia

4

4

Nicasio Reservoir (Marin County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or

0

1

Carp or

1

2

Bluegill or other sunfish

1

3

Oso Flaco Lake (San Luis Obispo County)

Advice based on mercury, DDTs, or Dieldrin

Goldfish

0

0

Largemouth bass or

1

2

Bluegill or hitch

7

7

Putah Creek, including Lake Solano (Napa, Yolo, and Solano Counties)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or pikeminnow or

0

1

Carp, crappie, crayfish, or sucker or

1

3

Blackfish, bluegill or other sunfish, catfish, hitch, or trout

2

5

Pyramid Lake (Los Angeles County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Bullhead

0

0

Black bass

0

1

Channel catfish

1

2

Rainbow trout

7

7

Rollins Reservoir (Nevada and Placer Counties)

Advice based on mercury

Catfish

1

2

Sacramento River and North Delta (from below Shasta Lake to Pittsburg) and the northern Delta (other water bodies in the Delta north of Highway 12)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass, pikeminnow, or white sturgeon or

0

1

Striped bass or

0

2

Catfish, carp, goldfish, crappie, crayfish, hardhead, hitch, sucker, or bluegill or other sunfish or

1

3

Chinook (king) salmon or steelhead trout* or

2

7

American shad or rainbow trout or

3

7

Clams

7

7

Salton Sea (Imperial and Riverside Counties)

Fish from the Salton Sea may be eaten two servings per week. This advice is based on selenium.

San Joaquin River from Friant Dam to the Port of Stockton

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass or white sturgeon or

0

1

Striped bass or

0

2

Carp, catfish, or sucker or

1

2

Bluegill or other sunfish or

2

5

Chinook king salmon or steelhead trout* or

2

7

American shad

3

7

San Pablo Reservoir (Contra Costa County)

Advice based on mercury or Dieldrin

Carp or catfish

0

0

Black bass or

0

1

Crappie or

2

5

Trout

5

5

Shadow Cliffs Lake (Alameda County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass or

0

1

Carp or

1

1

Catfish or sunfish

2

6

Silverwood Lake (San Bernardino County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Blackfish, Tui chub, or striped bass

0

0

Black bass, bluegill, or channel catfish, or

0

1

Tule perch or

1

1

Rainbow trout

7

7

Soulajule Reservoir (Marin County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass or

0

1

Crappie

1

2

Stevens Creek Reservoir (Santa Clara County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Black bass

0

0

Crappie

0

1

Stony Gorge Reservoir (Glenn County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass, carp, or goldfish or

1

2

Channel catfish or

1

3

Bluegill or other sunfish

2

5

Thermalito Forebay And Afterbay (Butte County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Pikeminnow

0

0

Carp or

0

1

Black bass or

1

2

Bluegill or redear sunfish or

2

7

Crayfish

7

7

Trinity Lake including East Fork Trinity River (Trinity County)

Advice based on mercury

Black bass or

0

1

Catfish or trout

2

5

Vasona Lake And Camden Ponds (Santa Clara County)

Advice based on mercury or PCBs

Goldfish or carp or

0

1

Catfish or

1

2

Black bass or

1

3

Bluegill or other sunfish or

2

6

Rainbow trout

7

7