Frequently Asked Questions About Seafood from the Gulf Coast and the Oil Spill
Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Florida
Is seafood from Florida’s Gulf coast safe to eat?
How do authorities determine the safety of seafood that may be exposed to an oil spill?
Should I eat seafood that I catch for myself and family?
Will local seafood be contaminated by the oil spill?
Will all exposed seafood remain contaminated?
What are the typical contaminants found in seafood exposed to oil spills?