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EESC 7010T Geology of New York City with Field Studies

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as GEOL 610.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

15 hours lecture, 60 hours laboratory/field; 3 credits

Principles of the geologic record, geologic history of New York City and neighboring areas; rock formations, structures, age, glaciation, and other related features; laboratory study of rocks, fossils, and structures of the region; field trips, mostly on weekends, to various locations in and around New York City; environmental considerations.


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