Great Lakes Consortium for Fish Consumption Advisories - EH: Minnesota Department of Health

Great Lakes Consortium
for Fish Consumption Advisories

The Great Lakes Consortium for Fish Logo for the Great Lakes Consortium for Fish Consumption AdvisoriesConsumption Advisories (Consortium) is a collaboration of fish advisory program managers from government health, water quality, and fisheries agencies bordering the Great Lakes.

The following goals guide the work of the Consortium:  

  • Use, share, and advance credible data and science;
  • Evaluate the risks and benefits of consuming Great Lakes fish to develop a shared understanding among Consortium members and incorporate these messages into fish consumption advice;
  • Establish and utilize best practices for communicating risks and benefits and influencing the behavior of fish consumers; and
  • Maintain a strong focus in all activities on developing and disseminating consistent advice for shared waters.

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Updated Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 10:28AM