Hudson River

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The Hudson River is a 315 mi river that flows from north to south primarily through eastern New York in the United States.wikipedia
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Hudson Valley

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The river originates in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York, flows southward through the Hudson Valley to the Upper New York Bay between New York City and Jersey City.
The Hudson Valley (also known as the Hudson River Valley) comprises the valley of the Hudson River and its adjacent communities in the U.S. state of New York.

New York Harbor

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It eventually drains into the Atlantic Ocean at New York Harbor.
New York Harbor, part of the Port of New York and New Jersey, is at the mouth of the North River (Hudson River) where it empties into New York Bay and into the Atlantic Ocean at the East Coast of the United States.

New York (state)

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The Hudson River is a 315 mi river that flows from north to south primarily through eastern New York in the United States.
The Dutch built Fort Nassau in 1614 at the confluence of the Hudson and Mohawk rivers, where the present-day capital of Albany later developed.

Troy, New York

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Tidal waters influence the Hudson's flow from as far north as the city of Troy.
The city is located on the western edge of Rensselaer County and on the eastern bank of the Hudson River.

Upstate New York

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The river originates in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York, flows southward through the Hudson Valley to the Upper New York Bay between New York City and Jersey City.
Until railroads arrived around 1850, New York ran on rivers: the Hudson, its tributary the Mohawk, and to a lesser extent the Susquehanna and its tributary the Chemung.

New Jersey

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The river serves as a political boundary between the states of New Jersey and New York at its southern end. At the state line with New Jersey the west bank of the Hudson enters Bergen County.
The Lenape were several autonomous groups that practiced maize agriculture in order to supplement their hunting and gathering in the region surrounding the Delaware River, the lower Hudson River, and western Long Island Sound.

New York City

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The river originates in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York, flows southward through the Hudson Valley to the Upper New York Bay between New York City and Jersey City.
He proceeded to sail up what the Dutch would name the North River (now the Hudson River), named first by Hudson as the Mauritius after Maurice, Prince of Orange.

Erie Canal

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The Hudson was also the eastern outlet for the Erie Canal, which, when completed in 1825, became an important transportation artery for the early-19th-century United States.
Originally, it ran 363 mi from the Hudson River in Albany to Lake Erie in Buffalo.

Albany County, New York

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Its northern border is formed by the Mohawk River, at its confluence with the Hudson River, which is on the east.

Rockland County, New York

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Rockland County is the southernmost county on the west side of the Hudson River in the U.S. state of New York, part of the New York City Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Saratoga County, New York

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Saratoga County's name was derived from the Native American word "sah-rah-ka", or "Sarach-togue", meaning "the hill beside the river", referring to the Hudson River bordering the county on its eastern flank and the Mohawk River delineating its southern border.

Henry Hudson

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The river is named after Henry Hudson, an Englishman sailing for the Dutch East India Company, who explored it in 1609, and after whom Hudson Bay in Canada is also named.
On his ship the Half Moon he sailed up the Hudson River, which was later named after him, and thereby laid the foundation for Dutch colonization of the region.

Hudson Bay

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The river is named after Henry Hudson, an Englishman sailing for the Dutch East India Company, who explored it in 1609, and after whom Hudson Bay in Canada is also named.
The bay is named after Henry Hudson, an Englishman sailing for the Dutch East India Company, and after whom the river that he explored in 1609 is also named.

New Netherland

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The Dutch called the river the North River – with the Delaware River called the South River – and it formed the spine of the Dutch colony of New Netherland.
(The Narrows was actually discovered in 1524 by explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano, and the modern bridge spanning them is named after him.) Hudson believed that he had found the continental water route, so he sailed up the major river that now bears his name.

Bergen County, New Jersey

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At the state line with New Jersey the west bank of the Hudson enters Bergen County.
Located in the northeastern corner of New Jersey and its Gateway Region, Bergen County is part of the New York City Metropolitan Area and is directly across the Hudson River from Manhattan, to which it is connected by the George Washington Bridge.

Upper New York Bay

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The river originates in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York, flows southward through the Hudson Valley to the Upper New York Bay between New York City and Jersey City.
The Upper Bay is fed by the waters of the Hudson River (historically called the North River as it passes Manhattan), as well as the Gowanus Canal.

Columbia County, New York

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It is located on the east side of the Hudson River.

Westchester County, New York

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The county is positioned with New York City, plus Nassau and Suffolk counties (on Long Island, across Long Island Sound), to its south; Putnam County to its north; Fairfield County, Connecticut to its east; and Rockland County and Bergen County, New Jersey across the Hudson River to the west.

Dutchess County, New York

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The Province of New York and the Connecticut Colony negotiated an agreement on November 28, 1683, establishing their border as 20 mi east of the Hudson River, north to Massachusetts.

Delaware River

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The Dutch called the river the North River – with the Delaware River called the South River – and it formed the spine of the Dutch colony of New Netherland.
Both colonial powers called the river the South River, compared to the Hudson River, which was known as the North River.

Orange County, New York

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They settled in the Hudson Highlands at the place where the Moodna Creek enters the Hudson River, now known as New Windsor.

Glens Falls, New York

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Shortly thereafter, the river leaves the Adirondack Park, flows under Interstate 87, and through Glens Falls, just south of Lake George although receiving no streamflow from the lake.
Glens Falls is a city in the southeast corner of Warren County, surrounded by the town of Queensbury to the north, east, and west, and by the Hudson River and Saratoga County to the south.

Putnam County, New York

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In 1609, a Native American people called the Wappinger inhabited the east bank of the Hudson River.

Greene County, New York

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On April 23, 1823, the border was again resurveyed, and the Hudson River border with Columbia County realigned accordingly.

Schroon River

In the hamlet of North River, the Hudson flows entirely in Warren County and takes in the Schroon River.
The Schroon River is a 67.7 mi tributary of the Hudson River in the southern Adirondack Mountains of New York, beginning at the confluence of Crowfoot Brook and New Pond Brook near Underwood, and terminating at the Hudson in Warrensburg.