Geology of the New York City Region

A Guide to Geology Field-Trips in the NYC Region



    Table of Contents  
    Location Map  
    Geologic Map  
The Highlands Province
The Sedimentary Appalachians Basic Geologic Principles
Mesozoic Basins 200+ Images
The Coastal Plain NYC's Physical Environment
Quaternary Geology Reference Information
The Transient Shoreline About This Website
Humans, Agents of Change  
Background image is an airliner view of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge and Outer New York Harbor.
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Originally released in 1998. Last modified: 11/6/2019