Date: 7/10/18 1:44 pm
From: Michael Perlin <mlperlin...>
Subject: Re: [JERSEYBI] Flesh Eating Bacteria at Matt's Landing
I am from Perth Amboy. i used to swim daily in the Raritan river in the
summer (50s/early 60s) and, as a bonus, played tackle football on copper
pilings at the Raritan Copperworks. I ponder why i am not radioactive...

Best, Michael (very happy to bird at Mercer Meadows these days...)

On Tue, Jul 10, 2018 at 4:37 PM, B.G. Sloan <bgsloan3...> wrote:

> People crab here in Middlesex County in the Raritan River and
> associated tidal ponds and take the crabs home to eat. Yuck!
>
> On Tue, Jul 10, 2018 at 4:30 PM, Larry Zirlin <larry-zirlin...>
> wrote:
> > Yikes, between the flesh-eating bacteria and the clinging jellyfish just
> found in Barnegat Bay, I'm definitely a terrestrial birder for the rest of
> the summer
> >
> > Larry Zirlin
> > Whiting
> > http://birdsandwords-larryz.blogspot.com/
> >
> >
> >> On July 10, 2018 at 1:05 PM Brian Kushner <bkushner2...> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >> I've always wondered why the people walk out in that dirty water to crab
> >> and swim. Here's a reason not to.
> >>
> >> http://6abc.com/health/man-contracts-flesh-eating-
> bacteria-while-crabbing-in-new-jersey/3733544/
> >>
> >>
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