Fish Advisory
Fish Advisory
Fish Advisory

Healthy Advice for Eating the Fish You Catch

Fishing Safely This Season
Response to COVID-19: A Message from the DEC to Fishing Charters, Guides and Anglers

Do You Fish?!

Fishing is a fun, relaxing, low impact sport that puts healthy food on your dinner table! It’s time to order fish advisory publications for the fishing season to ensure you are fishing in the highest quality waters and bringing home the safest fish possible.

Safe fishing waters:

FDA brochure concerning mercury levels in supermarket fish:

Processing, Preparing, and Presenting Fish:

The Wild Harvest Table started as a celebration of the culinary bounty represented by wild game and fish in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. Cornell Cooperative Extension Nutrition Educator, Moira Tidball, from Seneca County started the website in January of 2009 as a resource for game and fish recipes, nutrition information, and preparation techniques:

New York State Health Advice on Eating Fish You Catch:

FREE Fish Advisory Materials from the NYS Department of Health can be ordered online:

Or you can...

Mail the order form to:

NYS Department of Health
Outreach and Education Group, CEH
Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower, Room 1642
Albany, NY 12237

Fax the order form to (518) 402-7539

Email the order form to


Karen Roberts Mort
Association Resource Educator

Last updated March 1, 2021