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EESC 7042T Geology of New York State

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as GEOL 642.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

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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