Bethlehem and the Hudson River

Bethlehem’s important connection to the Hudson River

Did you know that Bethlehem is bordered to the east by more than 7 miles of the Hudson River? Bethlehem is part of the Hudson River Estuary, one of the most productive of Earth’s ecosystems providing a home for species such as striped bass, bluefish, blue crab, Bald eagles, herons, waterfowl and songbirds. Enjoy these short YouTube “virtual classroom” videos by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation about the Hudson River Estuary, and the fish and wildlife it supports:

Hudson River Coast along Bethlehem eastern border_NYSDECHREP