Originally Posted by johnnybigfish
My wife is from Pery NY., right at the bottom of the Adirondacks!!!..before I met her(in person, as we met on the net 13 years ago), I asked around about fishing up there..Too bad I didnt have a boat! The Hudson sounded great for Stripers and that what I fish for! The guy told me cats were good, but the bigger fish were not safe to eat..I think he said they had mercury in them.
Well, PCB's... The Hudson was dredged, not to mention the mass quantities of waste that's poured directly into it (I have family in waste water management).
People around here should know enough not to eat the fish from the Hudson (OP lol)