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The Hudson: An Illustrated Guide to the Living River

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The Hudson River is one of the great rivers of the world. Not long ago, it was seriously threatened by pollution. Now it is coming back to life as a waterway where fish and birds can thrive again—a river valued once more by communities along its shores.



The sloop Clearwater, founded by folksinger Pete Seeger, has been at the vanguard of this river revival. The environmental
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Published March 15th 2007 by Rivergate Books (first published April 1996)
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Baiocco
Feb 28, 2008 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: rafters, floaters, fly fisherman
I started researching the Hudson River since I moved back to NY because I had summer dreams of rafting it. By the 3rd paragraph on The Hudson: An Illustrated Guide To the Living River I learned that the Hudson's strongest distinctive feature is that it's tidal flows work something like an accordian, and in a single day the river almost flows backwards as far as it does forwards, making raft/kayak travel tedious if not impossible. The author guestimated that it would take over 120 days to float ...more
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