Environmental Geology and Geological Development of the Lower Hudson Estuary and New York Harbor

  1. Charles A. Baskerville,
  2. Nocholas K. Coch,
  3. Sidney Horenstein,
  4. Martin Prinz,
  5. John H. Puffer,
  6. Geneva R. Roberts-Dolgin and
  7. Dennis Weiss
  1. Nicholas K. Coch1 and
  2. Dennis Weiss2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT361p0015

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

How to Cite

Coch, N. K. and Weiss, D. (1989) Environmental Geology and Geological Development of the Lower Hudson Estuary and New York Harbor, in Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area (eds C. A. Baskerville, N. K. Coch, S. Horenstein, M. Prinz, J. H. Puffer, G. R. Roberts-Dolgin and D. Weiss), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT361p0015

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geology Department, Queens College of Cuny, Flushing, New York

  2. 2

    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, City College Of Cuny, New York, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906010

Online ISBN: 9781118666777

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Keywords:

  • Core stratigraphy;
  • Environmental Geology;
  • Hudson River;
  • Post-glacial geology;
  • Sea level curve;
  • Sedimentation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Introduction

  • Drill Core Stratigraphy

  • Sea Level Curve

  • Foraminiferal Zonation

  • Post-Glacial Geologic History

  • Environmental Geology of New York Harbor

  • Stations to be Occupied

  • Conclusion