The Geology of Staten Island and Western Long Island, Kings And Queens Counties, New York

  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. Geneva R. Roberts-Dolgin

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT361p0051

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

Geology and Engineering Geology of the New York Metropolitan Area

How to Cite

Roberts-Dolgin, G. R. (1989) The Geology of Staten Island and Western Long Island, Kings And Queens Counties, New York, 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/FT361p0051

Author Information

  1. New York City Department of General Services, New York City

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:

  • Basement rocks;
  • Cretaceous coastal plain;
  • Pleistocene Geology;
  • Serpentinite;
  • Tidal marsh;
  • Triassic-Jurassic Newark Basin

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Geologic Setting

  • Staten Island

  • Pleistocene Geology

  • Western Long Island

  • Field Trip Stops

  • staten Island

  • Western Long Island