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Reducing mercury in the Great Lakes and in the lakes and rivers of the Region 5 states is a high priority for EPA Region 5. These pages provide information about mercury in Region 5, including Fish Consumption Advisories for locally-caught fish and information about the effort to protect the Great Lakes from mercury through the Great Lakes Binational Toxics Strategy Mercury Workgroup, a cooperative effort between U.S. EPA and Environment Canada. Exit EPA Disclaimer The Workgroup is focused on sharing information about cost-effective options for reducing use and emissions of mercury in the Great Lakes.

State mercury pages

All of the Region 5 states are making significant efforts to reduce mercury. Exit EPA Disclaimer

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Indiana Department of Environmental Management
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Mercury in Fish

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