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Dr. Charles Ver Straeten

Curator of Sedimentary Rocks
518-486-2004

My focus is on Devonian Period Sedimentation and Stratigraphy, including sea level history, mountain building and sedimentation, paleoecology, and Devonian volcanic ash layers. In addition, I also study the deposition and preservation of volcanic ash layers in shallow seas and lakes through time.

Publications

2009
Ver Straeten, C.A., 2009. Berne Earthquakes. Friends of Thacher and Thompsons Lake State Parks Newsletter 1.
2008
2007
Ver Straeten, C.A., 2007. Rock of Deep Ages. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 3, 10-11.
2006
2005
2004