New Bedford Fishermen Warned of Toxic Dangers

New Bedford Harbor. Photo courtesy/NOAA Restoration Center, NE Region
New Bedford Harbor. Photo courtesy/NOAA Restoration Center, NE Region

Officials in New Bedford, Massachusetts, are trying to make recreational fishermen aware they need to be careful about eating what they catch from New Bedford Harbor, according to an article on EcoRI.org.

New Bedford Harbor is a Superfund site contaminated with PCBs, so the fish anglers catch are likely contaminated.

Read about toxic dangers to recreational fishermen in New Bedford Harbor.