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|Original map label||Cpg|
|Comments||part of Wappinger and Stockbridge Groups, Poughquag Quartzite, and Metamorphic Equivalents up to 4000 ft. (1200 m). Secondary unit description from USGS Lexicon website (ref. NY046) and reference NY042: Poughquag is shown as basal formation of Wappinger Group, conformably underlying Stissing Dolomite and nonconformably overlying Precambrian basement. The Wappinger is assigned to the Sauk Sequence in this report. Age is Early Cambrian (Sanders, 1995).|
|Primary rock type||quartzite|
|Secondary rock type||conglomerate|
|Other rock types|
Metamorphic > Metasedimentary > Metaclastic > Quartzite
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomeratelocally conglomeratic
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.
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.
|Geographic coverage||Dutchess - Orange - Putnam - Rockland - Westchester|
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