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Fish, Game and Sewage-Polluted Waters

Yesterday I received the following question regarding the blog I wrote on sewage-polluted sewage-pollutedwaters.  If sewer water ends up in nearby lakes and ponds, would fish and game still be a reliable food source? This is a tough question, because I don’t know a clear cut answer.

Under normal circumstances, I would say to avoid eating and fish that was caught in sewage-polluted waters.  As far as game, I would normally avoid them if they were drinking the contaminated waters.

But we are talking about after a major disaster and food may be in short supply.  If I had a well-supplied deep larder, I would avoid consuming these foods for significant period of time. …

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