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Only 4 smelt samples collected in Haruna lake, 340Bq/Kg measured but fishing restriction is lifted

  In Haruna lake of Gunma, the fishery corporative tried to collect the samples of Japanese pond smelt to analyze the radiation level. The smelt fishing is their main industry,

Domestic and global Environment

Only 2 Japanese pond smelt caught from 3 days test fishing in Haruna lake Gunma

  On 1/22/2013, Fukushima Diary reported “Japanese pond smelt gone nearly extinct in Haruna lake Gunma, can’t even find a sample for radiation test”. [Link 1] By the third day

Sea contamination

22 Bq/Kg from Japanese pond smelt in Ashinoko lake Kanagawa

According to Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, 22 Bq/kg of cesium was measured from Japanese pond smelt of Ashinoko lake. Ashinoko lake is in Kanagawa prefecture. Sample : Japanese pond