DEC Naturalist Tom Lake to Talk at Picnic on Oct 2nd

Tom Lake, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation estuary naturalist, and teacher of history will speak briefly to attendees of the Mid-Hudson Chapter’s picnic on Oct 2 in Bowdoin Park.

Tom is well known as editor of the Hudson River Almanac, a weekly, natural history newsletter available to all at

Tom will speak about two “features” of Bowdoin Park for those of the outdoor mind: A Bald Eagle nest, and a prehistoric rockshelter that dates to 5,000 years ago. Each has a story.