Efficacy of risk-based, culturally sensitive Ogaa (walleye) consumption advice for Anishinaabe tribal members in the Great Lakes Region.

@article{DeWeese2009EfficacyOR,
  title={Efficacy of risk-based, culturally sensitive Ogaa (walleye) consumption advice for Anishinaabe tribal members in the Great Lakes Region.},
  author={Adam D DeWeese and Neil E Kmiecik and Esteban D Chiriboga and Jeffery A. Foran},
  journal={Risk analysis : an official publication of the Society for Risk Analysis},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={729-42}
}
The Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC) has produced Ogaa (walleye-Sander vitreus) consumption advisories since 1996 for Anishinaabe from GLIFWC member tribes in the 1837 and 1842 ceded territories of Wisconsin. GLIFWC's advisory maps were revised in 2005 to address cultural sensitivities (to protect tribal lifeways), to utilize recent mercury exposure information, and to incorporate changes in advisory levels for methyl mercury. Lake-specific, risk-based, culturally… CONTINUE READING

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