Event Summary

N.Y. State prohibits fishing in upper Hudson

Date

February 1976

Description

NY State Department of Environmental Conservation prohibited fishing in the Hudson between Albany and Ft. Edward Dam, due to PCB pollution

Lecture

Technology/Science/Environment

Timeline 1

Marine Environment & Environmentalism, 1836 - to present

Timeline 2

Whaling, Fishing, Fisheries and their Management, 1400 - to present

Record ID

1139