State advisory: Lay off Mountain Isla...

State advisory: Lay off Mountain Island Lake fish

There are 3 comments on the The Gaston Gazette story from Jan 6, 2011, titled State advisory: Lay off Mountain Island Lake fish. In it, The Gaston Gazette reports that:

Contaminated largemouth bass and channel catfish have been discovered in Mountain Island Lake in Gaston and Mecklenburg counties.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Gaston Gazette.

Perry

Gastonia, NC

#1 Jan 9, 2011
So you shouldn't eat the PCB and mercury ridden fish, but it's OK to drink the water? Really?
Common Sense

Concord, NC

#2 Jan 18, 2011
Belmont's water tastes terrible, this could explain a few things! I guess it doesn't help that our intake fresh water outlet is just downstream from Charlotte and MH's sewage treatment plants. Yuck!
generally speaking

Gastonia, NC

#3 Feb 10, 2011
don't eat the fish, pcb's in the water.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Mecklenburg County Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News DA to announce whether charges will be sought i... Nov 30 Go Blue Forever 1
Outdoor burn ban in effect for Mecklenburg, Cab... Nov 17 openmind693 1
News Among Black Voters In Charlotte, The Election P... Oct '16 Marco R s Secret ... 1
News TRACKING: Flash flood warning issued for Meckle... Sep '16 true 1
News Three more arrests made, more wanted in violent... Sep '16 Dave 3
Mecklenburg County Criminal Mugshots and Arrest... Sep '16 Grayson 2
News Ramsey Creek Beach gets mixed reviews after fir... Sep '16 LakeNormanMike 1
More from around the web