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Safe Eating Guideline for Utah Waterfowl

* A 4 oz. serving is about the size of one deck of playing cards.

Great Salt Lake Marshes (Salt Lake, Davis, and Weber Counties)
Species Contaminant Pregnant Women & Children Adults
Common Goldeneye Mercury 04-oz. meal/month 1 8-oz. meal/month
Common Teal Mercury 1 4-oz. meal/month 2 8-oz. meal/month
Northern Shoveler Mercury 1 4-oz. meal/month 2 8-oz. meal/month