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Guntersville Lake fish safe to eat

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GUNTERSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

A potential mercury contamination is not impacting the majority of Guntersville Lake.

A recent sampling tested 18 sites on the lake for mercury in fish.

Advisories have been issued for two areas on the water: Widows Creek and Town Creek.

Fish caught on the rest of the lake tested within the range for safe consumption.

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