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Old 07-06-2022, 10:16 PM   #1
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Is this a leech?

Saw it swimming in the shallow warm water of a pond in Central Adirondacks today...I am guessing leech but the colors are throwing me.
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Old 07-07-2022, 06:48 AM   #2
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Yes Leeches Can be different colors
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Old 07-08-2022, 02:43 PM   #3
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Thanks- it was cool to see and I know one pond I won't be swimming in any time soon!
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Old 07-09-2022, 06:43 AM   #4
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Leeches are in most ponds and lakes in the Adirondacks. They love mucky bottoms and slow moving water
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Old 07-09-2022, 07:25 AM   #5
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Trapping Leeches for Bait

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=4BUBihECPJM
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Old 07-10-2022, 05:22 PM   #6
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Gordons Gin is a natural repellent.
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