RESOURCES
TEACHING RESOURCES

pdf Earth Science Reference Guide [PDF 967k]
This document is a comprehensive collection of information, graphs and definitions pertaining
to general geology as well as information relative to New York State.

pdf Glossary of Geological Terms [PDF 384k]
List and definitions of all things geological.

All about Fossils
Detailed information about fossils, why they should be studied and techniques for
collecting, preserving and identifying specimens.


NEW YORK STATE MAPS

Bedrock Geology I
Bedrock Geology I
JPG 950kb
Bedrock Geology II
Bedrock Geology II
JPG 763kb
Relief Map
Relief Map
JPG 983kb
Gem Localities
Gem Localities
JPG 700kb
Mineral Resources
Mineral Resources
JPG 605kb
Oil & Gas
Oil & Gas
JPG 560kb
Earthquake Activity
Earthquake Activity
JPG 1.5mb
Surficial Geology
Surficial Geology
JPG 960 kb
StateMap Project
StateMap Project
JPG 600kb




OTHER NEW YORK STATE RESOURCES
New York Bedrock and Surficial State Maps -- map images and GIS data
http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/gis/

Scanned New York State Museum Bulletins
http://www.nysl.nysed.gov/scandocs/museum.htm

New York State Museum Publications page
http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/publications/



EARTH IMAGERY AND MAPPING
NASA Earth Observatory
http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/

NOAA Environmental Visualization Laboratory
http://www.nnvl.noaa.gov/

USGS Maps, Imagery, and Publications
http://www.usgs.gov/pubprod/

Historic USGS Maps of New England and New York
http://docs.unh.edu/nhtopos/nhtopos.htm

Google Earth
http://earth.google.com




REFERENCE CHARTS

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Geological Timescale
PDF 964kb
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Igneous Rock Naming
PDF 24kb
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Earth Crust Rock Cycle
PDF 24kb
Oil & Gas
Metamorphic Rock
PDF 20kb



 

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