Hudson River Foundation

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    For One Night, Savoy Will Become a Shad Shack

    Alosa sapidissima. Pretty, isn't it?​A few things you probably didn't know about shad, but which Wikipedia assures us are true: - also known as river herrings, they belong to the family Clupeidae - they play an unusual role in Virginia politics: every April, a Shad Planking (wherein the fish ... More >>

  • Books

    February 8, 2000
  • News

    December 7, 1999

    Passion Fish

    In New York's Turbulent Harbors, the Striped Bass Are Biting Again

  • News

    May 11, 1999

    So Shad

    A Great Hudson River Fishery Faces Its End