Today on Planet 100: Freshwater Fish Laced with Mercury (Video)

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A new study from the US Geological Survey tested fish from more than 290 streams across the country. Every fish they tested, a report claims, was positive for mercury contamination.In addition, more than two thirds of the fish tested above the EPA's "level of concern for fish-eating mammals" and 25 percent contained mercury levels considered to be too high for human consumption.

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