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State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection

Click on the Lake I Fish
See advisories for the lake you fish.

Click on the Fish I Catch
Advisories for the fish I catch

Marine Advisories
Marine Specific Advisories

Eating Fish is Healthy
Why is Fish Healthy for You?

Prepare\Cook Fish & Shellfish
How can I prepare and cook fish in a healthy way?

Click on the waterbody under the fish to see the advisory.

Not all waterbodies have been issued individual advisories.
For waterbodies not listed below follow the statewide advisories.


Yellow Perch

Atlantic City Reservoir
Blue Mountain Lake
Canistear Reservoir
Catfish Pond
Cedarville Ponds
Cranberry Lake
Crater Lake
• Delaware & Raritan Canal
East Creek Pond
Farrington Lake
Green Turtle Pond
Lake Hopatcong
Lake Nummy
Lefferts Lake
Manasquan Reservoir
Merrill Creek Reservoir
Monksville Reservoir
Paulinskill Lake
Pohatcong Lake
Pompton River
Splitrock Reservoir
Weston Mill Pond
Wilson Lake

White Perch

Big Timber Creek
Carnegie Lake
Crosswicks Creek
Deal Lake
• Delaware Estuary & Delaware Bay
• Delaware River - Crosswicks Creek
• Delaware River - Raccoon Creek
• Delaware River - Salem River
•Delaware River - Tacony Palmyra Bridge
•Delaware River - Woodbury Creek
Greenwood Lake
• Hudson River
Little Timber Creek
Mantua Creek
Maurice River
Monksville Reservoir
Mullica River
• Newark Bay Complex
Oldmans Creek
Pennsauken Creek
• Raritan Bay Complex
• Raritan River
Union Lake
Wanaque Reservoir
Weequahic Park Lake


News & Press Releases

Research Activities

Office of Science
Dr. Gary A. Buchanan, Manager

Office Location:
428 East State St., 1st floor
Trenton, NJ 08625

Phone: (609) 984-6070
Fax: (609) 292-7340

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Last Updated: July 3, 2013