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Glacial and Alluvial Deposits

Glacial and Alluvial Deposits - underlying bedrock geology unknown.
StateNew York
NameGlacial and Alluvial Deposits
Geologic ageQuaternary
Original map labelQ
Primary rock typealluvium
Secondary rock typeglacial drift
Other rock types
Lithologic constituents
Major
Unconsolidated (Glacial)
Unconsolidated (Alluvial)
Map references
NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey, NYS Museum Technology Center, 1999, 1:250,000 Bedrock geology of NYS, data is distributed in ARC/INFOr EXPORT format (with ".e00" extension) in 5 seperate files based on printed map sheets, http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/gis.html.
Unit references
D. W. Fisher; Y. W. Isachsen, L. V. Rickard, 1970, Geologic Map of New York State, consisting of 5 sheets: Niagara, Finger Lakes, Hudson-Mohawk, Adirondack, and Lower Hudson, New York State Museum and Science Service, Map and Chart Series No. 15, scale 1:250000.

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