WAMC New York News
4:52 am
Thu March 9, 2006

New York as an ocean state

Albany, NY – National Marine Fisheries Service statistics show many of New York's estuary and bay waters are overfished and marine ecosystems are suffering. Environmental advocates in New York are asking Governor Pataki to boost funding for protection and restoration of marine life along the state's coastlines. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has more: