Palos Verdes Shelf Fish Contamination Project
10/2004 - 09/2010
EHIB maintains a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region IX (EPA) for implementing components of the Institutional Controls (IC) program for the Palos Verdes Shelf Superfund Site located off the coasts of
The Fish Contamination Education Collaborative (FCEC) is an outreach and education project with the following goals:
- To prevent exposures of populations eating fish caught from the Los Angeles and Orange County Coasts
- To conduct education with the most affected populations so they can make informed decisions about reducing health risks associated with consuming contaminated fish
- To strengthen the ability of local government and community based organizations to better address fish contamination issues now and in the future.