A Day in the Life of the Hudson River

"Snapshot Day" October 12, 2006

Where students & educators discover...where salt meets fresh....where tides rise & fall... how currents work with wind & tide ...what lives where in the estuary...

2006 Snapshot Day Data provided both by parameter and by site, in both word documents and pdfs.
Files By Topic (word) Files By Topic (pdf) Site Names/Locations Files by Site (word) Files by Site (pdf)
Sites & Participating Groups Sites & Participating Groups Green Island RM153 RM153
Physical Factors Physical Factors Stuyvesant Landing RM127 RM127
Tides Tides Nutten Hook, Stuyvesant RM124.5 RM124.5
Currents Currents Cohotate Preserve, Athens RM115 RM115
Salinity Salinity Saugerties Lighthouse RM102 RM102
Shipping Shipping Ulster Landing RM96.5 RM96.5
Dissolved Oxygen Dissolved Oxygen Kingston Point RM92 RM92
pH pH Esopus Meadows, Ulster Park RM87 RM87
Nitrates Nitrates Norrie Point, Staatsburgh RM84.5 RM84.5
Phosphates Phosphates Waryas Park, Poughkeepsie RM76 land RM76 land
Alkalinity Alkalinity Clearwater, Poughkeepsie RM76 boat RM76 boat
Fish Catch Fish Catch

Long Dock, Beacon

Other Observations Other Observations Newburgh Landing RM61W RM61W
Chlorophyll webpage Kowawese, New Windsor RM58 RM58


webpage Little Stony Point, Cold Spring RM55 RM55
Elements webpage Verplanck RM41 RM41
Enterococci webpage George's Island, Montrose RM39.5 RM39.5
    Croton Point Park RM35 RM35
    Nyack Memorial Beach RM28 RM28
    Matheson Park, Irvington RM25E RM25E
    Piermont Pier RM25W RM25W
    Alpine Boat Basin RM18.5 RM18.5
    Habirshaw Park, Yonkers RM18 RM18
    Fort Washington Park RM11.5 RM11.5
    Inwood Hill Park, Harlem River Harlem RM14 Harlem RM14

Swindler Cove Harlem River

Harlem RM13 Harlem RM13
    79th Street Boat Basin RM7 land RM7 land
    79th Street, Lettie Howard RM7 boat RM7 boat
    Pier 95 RM5.5 RM5.5
    Christopher Street Pier 45 RM2.5 RM2.5
    River Project, Pier 40 RM2 RM2

Solar One, East River

East RM4 East RM4
    Empire Fulton Ferry, East River East RM1E East RM1E
    Lower East Side Ecology Center, East River East RM1W East RM1W
    Red Hook, Brooklyn Red Hook Red Hook
    Fort Wadsworth, Harbor, Verrazano Bridge Fort Wadsworth Fort Wadsworth
    Breezy Point, Rockaway Queens Breezy Point Breezy Point


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