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Hudson River Almanac October 1 – 7, 2013

Compiled by Tom Lake, Hudson River Estuary Program Naturalist OVERVIEW After more than a week with no measurable precipitation, brackish water (about 10% sea water) began to creep above the Hudson Highlands. Would it bring brackish water animals with it? The first of our winter feeder birds made a showing this week as well. HIGHLIGHT OF THE WEEK 10/2 – Rhinebeck, HRM 90: I was awakened last night by continuous screeching from a tree outside my window. The racket went on for quite a while. As a birder, I knew it had to be a nocturnal predatory bird but had
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