Posts Tagged ‘fishery’

Hudson River shad fishing ban continues as stock stays low

Incidental Capture of Shad and River Herring threatens East Coast Fisheries

RvK Urges adoption of measures to monitor and reduce bycatch American shad and river herring populations are at historic lows coast-wide. In the Hudson River, the shad fishery which dates back to colo… Read More

Riverkeeper Petitions to Intervene in Indian Point Water Quality Permit Proceeding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, [email protected], 914-478-4501 x 239 Riverkeeper, Natural Resources Defense Council and Scenic Hudson Support New York State’s Denial of Critic… Read More

Where have all the herring gone?

New York bans shad fishing in Hudson

DEC prohibits Hudson River shad fishing to restore population

Riverkeeper Applauds Interstate Fishery Commission Protection of Shad

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 3, 2010 Contact: Tina Posterli, 914-478-4501 x 239 New York’s Clean Water Advocate Teams with Religious Organizations Along the Hudson River in Successful Letter Writi… Read More

RvK Supports Shad Recovery

Comments Submitted on closure of Hudson River Shad Fishery Riverkeeper kicked off the new year by submitting comments to the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) supporting the closure of th… Read More