Geology of Northeastern New Jersey

  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. John H. Puffer

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT361p0026

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

How to Cite

Puffer, J. H. (1989) Geology of Northeastern New Jersey, 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/FT361p0026

Author Information

  1. Geology Department, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey

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:

  • Amphibolite;
  • Conglomerate;
  • Dolomites;
  • Granite and Alaskite;
  • Paleozoic and Proterozoic rocks;
  • Pyroxene;
  • Triassic and Jurassic rocks

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Geologic Setting of Northeastern New Jersey, Proterozoic rocks of the New Jersey Highlands

  • Paleozoic Rocks of northeastern New Jersey

  • Alkalic Intrusives

  • Triassic and Jurassic Rocks of the Newark Basin

  • Mesozoic Stratigraphy

  • Glacial Geology

  • Field Trip Stops

  • The Ramapo Fault

  • Type Sections of the Orange Mountain and Preakness Basalt Flows