Recommended servings per month
|Contaminant||Men||Women||Kids 6-12||Kids 0-5|
|Walleye (Canada)||Mercury, *PCBs||2||2||1||1|
|Walleye (US)||Mercury, *PCBs||2||2||1||1|
- As with many great lakes species, walleye populations have declined due to overfishing, habitat damage, and non native species that both compete for food or prey on walleye.
- This species is naturally resilient to fishing pressure and although it has suffered a few drastic declines, it is now considered to be rebuilding.