Benefits of Restoration


Restoration or revitalization of habitats in the Hudson River estuary will:

  • Protect and improve water quality

  • Enhance natural beauty and provide open space and recreational opportunities

  • Revitalize and create habitats for fish, wildlife, plants, and increase biodiversity in the region

  • Reduce flooding impacts and protect community assets

  • Improve sediment quality and eventually reduce fish contamination

  • Sustain Hudson River fisheries and wildlife