Des Plaines River

Cook, Lake, and Will Counties

Species and Meal Frequency

State Line Road to Lake-Cook Road

Largemouth Bass

Special Mercury Advisory

Route 120 to Barry Point Road Bridge

Common Carp

19" or Longer
1 meal/month
Contaminant – PCBs

Channel Catfish

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

Barry Point Road Bridge to Lockport

Common Carp

All Sizes
1 meal/month
Contaminant – PCBs

Channel Catfish

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

Barry Point Road Bridge to Lockport

Common Carp

Less than 18"
6 meals/year
- or -
18" or Longer
Do Not Eat
Contaminant – PCBs

Channel Catfish

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs

Freshwater Drum

All Sizes
1 meal/week
Contaminant – PCBs