Asked in Earth Sciences, Lakes and Rivers
Is the east river really a river why do they call it a east river?
The East River is a tidal strait and not a river. The river is called the East River because it starts at the East of the state of New York. ...
Asked in New York, Lakes and Rivers
Is the East River in Manhattan also called the Harlem River?
No the Harlem River is an 8 mile tidal strait that connects the Hudson River to the East River. ...