EESC 7042T Geology of New York State

22 hours lecture, 45 hours lab; 3 credits

Field-based approach to geological history of New York State; Grenville Orogeny, Lower Paleozoic strata and the Taconic Orogeny, Catskill delta and the Acadian Orogeny, Mesozoic rift basins; 6 days of field trips across New York State, including overnights.

Prerequisite: a minimum of 6 credits in Geology or Earth and Environmental Sciences.


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