Field Photo Friday Winner for August, 2020

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Scott George holds a pair of blue crabs captured in the Hudson River Estuary immediately below the federal dam in Troy, NY during a screening survey for invasive Round Goby. Blue crabs are normally associated with saltwater or brackish water but it is not uncommon for adults to foray into freshwater habitats. (Credit: Barry Baldigo, USGS. Public domain.)

 

man with face mask holding a rope with 2 crabs attached

Scott George holds a pair of blue crabs captured in the Hudson River Estuary immediately below the federal dam in Troy, NY during a screening survey for invasive Round Goby. Blue crabs are normally associated with saltwater or brackish water but it is not uncommon for adults to foray into freshwater habitats. (Credit: Barry Baldigo, USGS. Public domain.)