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geological history of New York State

Miller, William J.

geological history of New York State

by Miller, William J.

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- New York (State)

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] William J. Miller.
      SeriesSeries on man and his environment, Kennikat Press scholarly reprints.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE145 .M68 1970
      The Physical Object
      Pagination130 p.
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5445328M
      ISBN 100804613265
      LC Control Number73113291

      NEW YORK * The Geological Survey of New York is organically a part of the Science Division of the State Education Department, dating from when various scientific activities then receiving government support were brought together under the one head. The headquarters and mailing address are State Education Building, Albany, New York. Since the s, the USGS and its partners, the State Geological Surveys, have been producing high quality, standardized geologic maps of the Nation. Check out the National Geologic Map Database (NGMDB), which is the National archive of these maps and related geoscience reports. SPARROW model results of long-term mean-annual total nitrogen and.

      For links to information about New York State geology, go to the USGS Geology of New York City Region page. NYC Geology References. Baskerville, C.A, editor. Geology and engineering geology of the New York metropolitan area. 28th International Geological Congress Field Trip Guidebook T, Washington: AGU,   A set of New York state's geological attractions. Dunderberg Mountain lies across the Hudson River from Peekskill. Dunderberg is an old Dutch name meaning thunder mountain, and indeed the summer thunderstorms of the Hudson Highlands magnify their booms off the stern rock faces of these ancient : Andrew Alden.

      Map of New_York N W. 10/ USGS DRG o map of New_York N W G1 Adams. Map of New_York N W. 10/ Albany, NY: New York State Museum Bulletin 50–72 Dineen, R. J. “Deglaciation of the Hudson Valley between Hyde Park and Albany, NY,” in The Wisconsinan Stage of the First Geological District, Eastern New York.


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Each diagram shows a time period and how New York was affected. There is also an abundance of information on fossil bearing strata and mineral locations. The book also does a great job with applying most geological processes to New York/5(11). The mission of the Geology Department and New York State Geological Survey (NYSGS) is to conduct geologic research, evaluate mineral resources and geologic hazards of the State of New York, and make the data and advice derived from that research available to State agencies, the educational community, and the public for the health, safety, and economic welfare of the.

Title: The Geological History of New York State: Publication Type: Book: Year of Publication: Authors: Miller, WJ: Series Title: New York State Museum Bulletin.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Miller, William J. (William John), Geological history of New York State. Port Washington, N.Y., Kennikat Press [].

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Miller, Ph. D., reproduced by courtesy of Dr. Miller, who was professor of geology at Hamilton College, Clinton, Oneida County, at the time of the writing of this book.

Located in the Northeastern United States, New York is the seventh-most densely populated state in the U.S. The state cov square miles and ranks as the 27th largest state by size.

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